A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18902319. Unique identifier: ak18902319. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2182 West, latitude 56.252 North, depth = 12 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 08:54:54 / March 25, 2018 @ 8:54 am. The temblor was picked up at 22:54:54 / 10:54 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days five hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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