A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 283 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:13:57 / 1:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.5869° West, 56.3218° North, depth 11.9 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19681490. Unique identifier: ak19681490. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 23/05/18 / 2018-05-23 11:13:57 / May 23, 2018 @ 11:13 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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. 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: 283 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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