A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 02:27:05 / 2:27 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19213603. Id of event: ak19213603. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 12:27:05 / April 4, 2018 @ 12:27 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -149.1282 West, latitude 56.0702 North, depth = 7.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days three thousand and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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