A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 113 km E of Kodiak, Alaska (70 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:40:45 / 9:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/03/18 / 2018-03-27 19:40:45 / March 27, 2018 @ 7:40 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18792290. Id of event: ak18792290. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.4 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.4976 West, latitude 57.7919 North, depth = 4.4 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. 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: 113 km E of Kodiak, Alaska.
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