A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 245 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -149.8365° West, latitude 56.0911° North, depth = 20.49 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.49 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 04:54:15 / March 12, 2018 @ 4:54 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:54:15 / 6:54 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18699038, us1000d529. Unique identifier: us1000d529.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days eight hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fifteen 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. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 245 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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