A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 266 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -148.2301° West, 56.9871° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/04/20 / 2020-04-18 04:35:43 / April 18, 2020 @ 4:35 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:35:43 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak02050c65fv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02050c65fv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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