A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 266 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 06:36:34 / April 7, 2018 @ 6:36 am. Exact location, longitude -148.6435° West, latitude 56.5439° North, depth = 19.96 km. The temblor was reported at 20:36:34 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000dvx8. Event ids that are associated: us2000dvx8. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.96 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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