A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.6176 West, latitude 56.0225 North, depth = 11.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0196nxq6pv. Event ids that are associated: ak0196nxq6pv. The temblor was reported at 22:05:54 / 10:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/05/19 / 2019-05-25 08:05:54 / May 25, 2019 @ 8:05 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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