A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.32 km (13 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:53:43 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20003225, us1000g1dt. Unique identifier: us1000g1dt. Exact location, longitude -149.4383° West, latitude 56.2267° North, depth = 21.32 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/07/18 / 2018-07-27 00:53:43 / July 27, 2018 @ 12:53 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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