A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). Unique identifier: us1000jeu8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0192hgfp2u, us1000jeu8. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.02 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.4729 West, latitude 56.3162 North, depth = 20.02 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/02/19 / 2019-02-23 09:09:55 / February 23, 2019 @ 9:09 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:09:55 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter).
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 twenty, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, seven hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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