A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 286 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 12:12:54 / April 8, 2018 @ 12:12 pm. The temblor was detected at 02:12:54 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak19100529. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19100529. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.4832° West, latitude 56.3516° North, depth = 11.8 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and four, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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