A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 235 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (146 miles). Global time and date of event 07/02/18 / 2018-02-07 10:09:49 / February 7, 2018 @ 10:09 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000d5pn. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18473460, us2000d5pn. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:09:49 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.43 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 7.43 km, -150.5139° West, 55.9472° North.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and ninety-nine, in the last 10 days nine hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 235 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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