A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18995458. Id of event: ak18995458. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 22:25:18 / March 30, 2018 @ 10:25 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:25:18 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.9734° West, 55.9082° North, depth 8 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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