A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.4808 West, latitude 56.278 North, depth = 5.2 km. Global time and date of event 23/02/19 / 2019-02-23 09:09:58 / February 23, 2019 @ 9:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:09:58 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0192hgfp2u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0192hgfp2u.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, seven hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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