A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 235 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (146 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 23.97 km (15 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/04/18 / 2018-04-14 08:17:40 / April 14, 2018 @ 8:17 am. Exact location of event, depth 23.97 km, -149.234° West, 56.5687° North. The temblor was picked up at 22:17:40 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak19234667, us2000e0e7. Unique identifier: us2000e0e7.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. 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: 235 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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