A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 277 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (172 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18902316. Unique identifier: ak18902316. Exact location, longitude -148.5662° West, latitude 56.4378° North, depth = 7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 07:16:06 / March 25, 2018 @ 7:16 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:16:06 / 9:16 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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: 277 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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