A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us2000d87q. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18545656, us2000d87q. Exact location, longitude -149.2532° West, latitude 56.5053° North, depth = 20.59 km. The temblor was reported at 20:17:57 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.59 km (13 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 06:17:57 / February 17, 2018 @ 6:17 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred, in the last 10 days six hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-four 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: 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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