A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 20.35 km, -149.2835° West, 56.2749° North. Event id: us1000jam3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01927lq8ke, us1000jam3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.35 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:32:38 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/19 / 2019-02-17 13:32:38 / February 17, 2019 @ 1:32 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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