A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2834° West, 56.2398° North, depth 10 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:15:38 / 3:15 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/20 / 2020-03-03 01:15:38 / March 3, 2020 @ 1:15 am. Event id: ak0202w7jlgm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202w7jlgm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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