A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 279 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:11:36 / 9:11 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak0198d41mu3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0198d41mu3. Global time and date of event 01/07/19 / 2019-07-01 07:11:36 / July 1, 2019 @ 7:11 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.2 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 11.2 km, -148.8954° West, 56.1688° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 279 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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