A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles). Exact location, longitude -148.3761° West, latitude 56.3746° North, depth = 22.63 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 13:36:19 / March 24, 2018 @ 1:36 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18909910, us1000dclm. Unique identifier: us1000dclm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.63 km (14 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:36:19 / 3:36 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 two hundred and sixty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. 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: 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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