A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 279 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 22.09 km (14 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 14:57:17 / February 21, 2018 @ 2:57 pm. Event id: us2000dbf6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18576327, us2000dbf6. The temblor was detected at 04:57:17 / 4:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.5114° West, latitude 56.451° North, depth = 22.09 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 279 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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