A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 06:54:01 / September 27, 2018 @ 6:54 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:54:01 / 8:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.06 km (13 miles). Unique identifier: us1000h7s2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20271626, us1000h7s2. Exact location, longitude -148.6272° West, latitude 56.1939° North, depth = 21.06 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and fifty-four 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. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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