A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:28:43 / 3:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 01:28:43 / April 2, 2018 @ 1:28 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak19078967. Unique identifier: ak19078967. Exact location of event, longitude -149.6916 West, latitude 55.9423 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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