A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). Unique identifier: us1000gbu7. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20052900, us1000gbu7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/08/18 / 2018-08-10 13:42:43 / August 10, 2018 @ 1:42 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:42:43 / 3:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.6407 West, latitude 56.5765 North, depth = 25.7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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