A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000d6kf. Event ids that are associated: ak18493480, us2000d6kf. Exact location of event, depth 18.57 km, -148.8895° West, 56.2191° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.57 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 02:30:39 / 2:30 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/02/18 / 2018-02-14 12:30:39 / February 14, 2018 @ 12:30 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and twelve, in the last 10 days eight hundred and ninety-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, five hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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: 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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