A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18899277. Id of event: ak18899277. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.4 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 00:48:24 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.0174 West, latitude 56.384 North, depth = 2.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 10:48:24 / April 2, 2018 @ 10:48 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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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