A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: ak19173620. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19173620. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2246° West, 56.1084° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 11:02:23 / March 31, 2018 @ 11:02 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:02:23 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter).
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 fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three thousand and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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