A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 273 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:48:16 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.87 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/01/19 / 2019-01-17 14:48:16 / January 17, 2019 @ 2:48 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.5992 West, latitude 56.4615 North, depth = 21.87 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019scrav6, us2000j8ji. Unique identifier: us2000j8ji.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes 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 thirteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty-two 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 273 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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