A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 268 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:03:13 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: ak18694330. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18694330. Exact location of event, depth 11.8 km, -148.8526° West, 56.3454° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 02:03:13 / March 7, 2018 @ 2:03 am.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventy-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 268 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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