A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6004 West, latitude 56.5335 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 09:03:01 / 9:03 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19695160, us1000eq71. Id of event: us1000eq71. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/05/18 / 2018-05-31 19:03:01 / May 31, 2018 @ 7:03 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days sixty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and six and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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