A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 278 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19100529, us2000e004. Id of event: us2000e004. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 12:12:51 / April 8, 2018 @ 12:12 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.91 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 02:12:51 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.5612° West, 56.4191° North, depth 21.91 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and six and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 278 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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