A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 15:24:34 / March 28, 2018 @ 3:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 20.45 km, -148.7258° West, 56.5727° North. Event id: us2000dujp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18958922, us2000dujp. The temblor was reported at 05:24:34 / 5:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.45 km (13 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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