A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 273 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.46 km (13 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000d9dq. Event ids that are associated: ak18572046, us2000d9dq. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 21:38:28 / February 20, 2018 @ 9:38 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:38:28 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.6033° West, latitude 56.46° North, depth = 20.46 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and five, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 273 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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