A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us1000d5i3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18701223, us1000d5i3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.41 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 10:36:48 / March 13, 2018 @ 10:36 am. The temblor was detected at 00:36:48 / 12:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2524 West, latitude 56.4465 North, depth = 21.41 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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