A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.1601° West, 56.211° North, depth 19.93 km. Event id: us1000i0uu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20434856, us1000i0uu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.93 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 23:33:17 / 11:33 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/11/18 / 2018-11-21 09:33:17 / November 21, 2018 @ 9:33 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days ninety-six and in the last 365 days four thousand, one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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