A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 246 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.1 km (30 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -148.8661 West, latitude 56.6832 North, depth = 48.1 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/10/18 / 2018-10-15 06:07:53 / October 15, 2018 @ 6:07 am. Unique identifier: ak20282925. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20282925. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:07:53 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 246 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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