A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: ak19213587. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19213587. Exact location, longitude -149.8233° West, latitude 55.9435° North, depth = 4.9 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.9 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 09:13:13 / April 4, 2018 @ 9:13 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:13:13 / 11:13 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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