A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Kodiak in Alaska. Exact location of earthquake, -151.6591° West, 58.1649° North, depth 34 km. The temblor was detected at 02:48:31 / 2:48 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak14028713. Event ids that are associated: ak14028713. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 10:48:31 / September 24, 2016 @ 10:48 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34 km (21 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kodiak. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 60 km NE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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