A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 230 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (143 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:01:02 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01931ikrqb, us1000jc71. Id of event: us1000jc71. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 22:01:02 / March 7, 2019 @ 10:01 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -149.4635° West, 56.4804° North, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and sixty-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 react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 230 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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