A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 148 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (92 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 07:50:02 / April 4, 2018 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.9 km (17 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:50:02 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18948765. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18948765. Exact location, longitude -150.2026° West, latitude 57.1889° North, depth = 26.9 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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