A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles). Global time and date of event 16/02/19 / 2019-02-16 01:35:14 / February 16, 2019 @ 1:35 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 15:35:14 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000jbgn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01925r2c5r, us1000jbgn. Exact location of earthquake, -149.388° West, 56.176° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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