A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/06/18 / 2018-06-05 07:50:24 / June 5, 2018 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us1000euug. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19778702, us1000euug. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:50:24 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20.99 km, -149.2327° West, 56.2181° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.99 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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