A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 245 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.3 km (5 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/04/18 / 2018-04-16 01:40:42 / April 16, 2018 @ 1:40 am. Exact location of event, depth 7.3 km, -150.2137° West, 55.9408° North. The temblor was picked up at 15:40:42 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak19239010. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19239010.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days sixty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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