A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 237 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (147 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.8 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 22:01:37 / March 30, 2018 @ 10:01 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:01:37 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18995457. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18995457. Exact location of event, depth 2.8 km, -149.9444° West, 56.1365° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 237 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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