A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us1000d3ln. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18693148, us1000d3ln. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -150.0199° West, 56.1345° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:20:17 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 20:20:17 / March 8, 2018 @ 8:20 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 eighty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-nine, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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