A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9316 West, latitude 56.0918 North, depth = 10.1 km. The temblor was reported at 23:01:11 / 11:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 09:01:11 / January 29, 2018 @ 9:01 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18227416. Id of event: ak18227416.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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