A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20454900. Unique identifier: ak20454900. Exact location, longitude -149.998° West, latitude 56.014° North, depth = 10 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:30:28 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/11/18 / 2018-11-24 18:30:28 / November 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days four thousand and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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