A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:32:20 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19233941. Id of event: ak19233941. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 13:32:20 / April 8, 2018 @ 1:32 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -149.8224 West, latitude 56.0689 North, depth = 1.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days three hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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