A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 285 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (177 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6017 West, latitude 56.2806 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: ak18596455. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18596455. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:31:44 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 17:31:44 / February 27, 2018 @ 5:31 pm.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days one thousand and ninety-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 285 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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