A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 272 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 04:46:28 / 4:46 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/04/18 / 2018-04-16 14:46:28 / April 16, 2018 @ 2:46 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6502 West, latitude 56.4395 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000dnve. Event ids that are associated: ak19244757, us1000dnve. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 272 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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