A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 275 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 21:56:12 / March 13, 2018 @ 9:56 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18701301. Unique identifier: ak18701301. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:56:12 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.6154° West, 56.4249° North, depth 12 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 275 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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