A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (154 miles) on Thursday. Id of earthquake: ak18630035. Event ids that are associated: ak18630035. Exact location of event, longitude -149.755 West, latitude 56.0962 North, depth = 10.2 km. The temblor was reported at 15:18:35 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.2 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 01:18:35 / March 2, 2018 @ 1:18 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred, in the past 30 days nine hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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