A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us2000fu0v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19832669, us2000fu0v. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.91 km (15 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/06/18 / 2018-06-27 01:14:36 / June 27, 2018 @ 1:14 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:14:36 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.3264° West, 56.232° North, depth 23.91 km.
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 thirty-nine, in the last 10 days sixty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and twenty-nine 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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