A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 273 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). Id of earthquake: ak02015hucfn. Event ids that are associated: ak02015hucfn. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 09:07:16 / January 25, 2020 @ 9:07 am. The temblor was detected at 23:07:16 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.1052° West, 56.1245° North, depth 11.9 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 273 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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