A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 224 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (139 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.2062° West, latitude 56.7681° North, depth = 10.1 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232784. Id of event: ak19232784. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 00:54:59 / April 7, 2018 @ 12:54 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:54:59 / 2:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred, in the past 30 days three hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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