A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:29:51 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 19:29:51 / February 19, 2018 @ 7:29 pm. Unique identifier: us2000d8zr. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18571261, us2000d8zr. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -150.1617° West, 55.9857° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifteen, in the last 10 days six hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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