A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 261 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.5577° West, 56.7078° North, depth 19.09 km. Unique identifier: us1000d2lp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18655380, us1000d2lp. The temblor was picked up at 06:26:27 / 6:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.09 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 16:26:27 / March 3, 2018 @ 4:26 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 261 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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