A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 292 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 20:59:40 / 8:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2019° West, 55.8427° North, depth 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 06:59:40 / April 7, 2018 @ 6:59 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: ak19232814. Event ids that are associated: ak19232814.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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