A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 265 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 22:26:30 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18504580, us2000d77r. Unique identifier: us2000d77r. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.03 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/02/18 / 2018-02-16 08:26:30 / February 16, 2018 @ 8:26 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -148.6502° West, latitude 56.5517° North, depth = 20.03 km.
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 and eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 265 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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