A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 285 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (177 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18573271, us2000d9w0. Id of event: us2000d9w0. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 00:46:16 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:46 am. The temblor was picked up at 14:46:16 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.1923° West, 56.6219° North, depth 20.94 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.94 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, five hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, five hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 285 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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