A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.5468° West, 56.3396° North. Unique identifier: ak20111016. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20111016. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:38:47 / 6:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 04:38:47 / August 12, 2018 @ 4:38 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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