A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 275 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.42 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/18 / 2018-07-02 14:22:47 / July 2, 2018 @ 2:22 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000g0sd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19832124, us2000g0sd. Exact location of event, longitude -150.6794 West, latitude 55.5084 North, depth = 5.42 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:22:47 / 4:22 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 275 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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