A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.7 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 21.7 km, -149.1397° West, 56.5376° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19102696, us2000e005. Unique identifier: us2000e005. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 12:47:47 / April 8, 2018 @ 12:47 pm. The temblor was detected at 02:47:47 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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