A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 233 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.35 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 04:22:52 / March 5, 2018 @ 4:22 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:22:52 / 6:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.3613 West, latitude 56.5013 North, depth = 21.35 km. Event id: us1000d2xd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18670423, us1000d2xd.
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 fifty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 233 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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