A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Monday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:10:09 / 12:10 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 22:10:09 / February 19, 2018 @ 10:10 pm. Exact location, longitude -148.709° West, latitude 56.4233° North, depth = 21.95 km. Unique identifier: us2000d8zy. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18571277, us2000d8zy. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.95 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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