A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 123 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (76 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 03:26:52 / April 7, 2018 @ 3:26 am. Exact location of earthquake, -150.6872° West, 57.1749° North, depth 4.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak19044457. Unique identifier: ak19044457. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:26:52 / 5:26 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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