A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Event id: ak19628263. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19628263. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2606° West, 56.0763° North, depth 5.9 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:52:58 / 9:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/05/18 / 2018-05-13 19:52:58 / May 13, 2018 @ 7:52 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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