A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 226 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (140 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -149.3845° West, latitude 56.5904° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000j5av. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019ik1byr, us2000j5av. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/19 / 2019-01-11 22:04:47 / January 11, 2019 @ 10:04 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:04:47 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days four thousand and fifty-four 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: 226 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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