A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.01 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.9993 West, latitude 55.9436 North, depth = 7.01 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 15:33:12 / April 2, 2018 @ 3:33 pm. The temblor was picked up at 05:33:12 / 5:33 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19079039, us2000dw7m. Id of event: us2000dw7m.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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