A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.89 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:24:41 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000d881. Event ids that are associated: ak18545667, us2000d881. Exact location of earthquake, -149.1749° West, 56.3783° North, depth 20.89 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 08:24:41 / February 17, 2018 @ 8:24 am.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-four, in the last 10 days six hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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