A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 239 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.1 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 20:07:10 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19173585. Id of event: ak19173585. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.0204 West, latitude 56.0852 North, depth = 8.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 06:07:10 / March 31, 2018 @ 6:07 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days three thousand and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 239 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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