A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us2000dujn. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18958920, us2000dujn. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:21:06 / 5:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 15:21:06 / March 28, 2018 @ 3:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -149.3352° West, latitude 56.1963° North, depth = 23.98 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.98 km (15 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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