A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18812819. Unique identifier: ak18812819. The temblor was detected at 18:10:44 / 6:10 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 04:10:44 / March 29, 2018 @ 4:10 am. Exact location, longitude -149.7398° West, latitude 56.0389° North, depth = 11.9 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days five hundred and in the last 365 days three thousand and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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