A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Kodiak in Alaska on Friday. Id of earthquake: ak19032731. Event ids that are associated: ak19032731. The temblor was picked up at 11:19:31 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -151.9994° West, 58.1979° North, depth 5.2 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 20:19:31 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:19 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kodiak. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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