A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18655495, us1000d2mh. Id of event: us1000d2mh. Exact location, longitude -149.2251° West, latitude 56.5025° North, depth = 2.7 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:45:33 / 11:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 09:45:33 / March 4, 2018 @ 9:45 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.7 km (2 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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