A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/04/18 / 2018-04-01 12:04:04 / April 1, 2018 @ 12:04 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19074697, us2000dw5m. Unique identifier: us2000dw5m. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:04:04 / 2:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.2498° West, latitude 56.343° North, depth = 20.53 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.53 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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