A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:32:17 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8669 West, latitude 56.09 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us2000e006. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19233941, us2000e006. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 13:32:17 / April 8, 2018 @ 1:32 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.