A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 293 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (182 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19233903. Unique identifier: ak19233903. The temblor was picked up at 22:00:12 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 08:00:12 / April 8, 2018 @ 8:00 am. Exact location of event, depth 11.8 km, -148.4469° West, 56.2819° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 293 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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