A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 272 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -148.6407° West, latitude 56.4506° North, depth = 20.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/04/20 / 2020-04-19 19:05:32 / April 19, 2020 @ 7:05 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.4 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us70009dvz. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020528gpqw, us70009dvz. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:05:32 / 9:05 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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