A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (172 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.8331° West, 56.2389° North, depth 20.78 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 00:44:36 / September 29, 2019 @ 12:44 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:44:36 / 2:44 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70005rt5. Event ids that are associated: ak019chufwe1, us70005rt5. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.78 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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