A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 252 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Wednesday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:45:40 / 12:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.9953° West, 56.4866° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019qmtr28. Unique identifier: ak019qmtr28. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/01/19 / 2019-01-16 10:45:40 / January 16, 2019 @ 10:45 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days four thousand and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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