A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20307933. Event ids that are associated: ak20307933. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/10/18 / 2018-10-22 18:44:14 / October 22, 2018 @ 6:44 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 08:44:14 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2391 West, latitude 56.1016 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days ninety-seven and in the last 365 days four thousand and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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