A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us2000g1p8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19855325, us2000g1p8. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/07/18 / 2018-07-04 13:57:07 / July 4, 2018 @ 1:57 pm. The temblor was picked up at 03:57:07 / 3:57 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.92 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2592° West, 56.2422° North, depth 22.92 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days ninety, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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