A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:49:13 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.3568° West, 56.3192° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: ak20370148. Event ids that are associated: ak20370148. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/11/18 / 2018-11-08 11:49:13 / November 8, 2018 @ 11:49 am.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days sixty-five and in the last 365 days four thousand and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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