A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Kodiak Station in Alaska. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.1937 West, latitude 57.6925 North, depth = 249.7 km. The temblor was reported at 15:57:45 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak019gcrnzwn. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019gcrnzwn. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 00:57:45 / December 22, 2019 @ 12:57 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 249.7 km (155 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kodiak (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 36 km WSW of Kodiak Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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