A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 20:49:53 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.5 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3151 West, latitude 56.3414 North, depth = 3.5 km. Event id: ak19241351. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19241351. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 06:49:53 / April 12, 2018 @ 6:49 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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 respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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