A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9606 West, latitude 55.8265 North, depth = 8.55 km. Global time and date of event 29/06/18 / 2018-06-29 15:50:08 / June 29, 2018 @ 3:50 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000fy8q. Event ids that are associated: ak19846690, us2000fy8q. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.55 km (5 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:50:08 / 5:50 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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