A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/07/18 / 2018-07-12 06:43:12 / July 12, 2018 @ 6:43 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak19880012. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19880012. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.1 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:43:12 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2061 West, latitude 55.9997 North, depth = 6.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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