A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.27 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, depth 20.27 km, -148.6026° West, 56.5676° North. Event id: us600055ec. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019afi9bew, us600055ec. Global time and date of event 15/08/19 / 2019-08-15 05:48:04 / August 15, 2019 @ 5:48 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:48:04 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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