A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 08:17:23 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.5739 West, latitude 56.0664 North, depth = 24.34 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/18 / 2018-02-25 18:17:23 / February 25, 2018 @ 6:17 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18605563, us2000dde4. Unique identifier: us2000dde4. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.34 km (15 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and twenty-five, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, eight hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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