A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 220 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (137 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 19.99 km, -149.4973° West, 56.5918° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:08:47 / 2:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/03/18 / 2018-03-19 12:08:47 / March 19, 2018 @ 12:08 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18790296, us1000d9lb. Id of event: us1000d9lb. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.99 km (12 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days six hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 220 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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