A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 299 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (186 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.3805° West, 56.2308° North, depth 11.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:31:58 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak02032w66t3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02032w66t3. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 05:31:58 / March 7, 2020 @ 5:31 am.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 299 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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