A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 295 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (183 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19173781. Id of event: ak19173781. The temblor was reported at 15:48:03 / 3:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.324 West, latitude 55.748 North, depth = 11.5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/04/18 / 2018-04-05 01:48:03 / April 5, 2018 @ 1:48 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.5 km (7 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days ninety-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days three thousand and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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