A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.3 km (13 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20016620, us1000g4gz. Unique identifier: us1000g4gz. The temblor was detected at 21:01:19 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 31/07/18 / 2018-07-31 07:01:19 / July 31, 2018 @ 7:01 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -149.6554° West, 56.1497° North, depth 21.3 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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