A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:40:20 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8306 West, latitude 55.8747 North, depth = 9.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak19855674. Event ids that are associated: ak19855674. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.9 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/07/18 / 2018-07-05 16:40:20 / July 5, 2018 @ 4:40 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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