A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.23° West, latitude 55.9355° North, depth = 10.54 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/02/20 / 2020-02-27 06:43:31 / February 27, 2020 @ 6:43 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202o107tk, us60008b7w. Id of event: us60008b7w. The temblor was detected at 20:43:31 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.54 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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