A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 12:24:07 / March 2, 2018 @ 12:24 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -149.3937 West, latitude 56.1496 North, depth = 12 km. Id of earthquake: ak18630098. Event ids that are associated: ak18630098. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:24:07 / 2:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-one, in the past 30 days nine hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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