A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2168 West, latitude 56.1323 North, depth = 12 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:46:17 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 08:46:17 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:46 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19232065. Unique identifier: ak19232065.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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 twenty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and ten, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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