A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 288 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (179 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:32:37 / 9:32 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 19:32:37 / April 6, 2018 @ 7:32 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.1 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak19232126. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232126. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2539 West, latitude 55.8608 North, depth = 11.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and five, in the past 30 days four hundred and five and in the last 365 days three thousand and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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