A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:41:33 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.8556 West, latitude 55.9861 North, depth = 5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232140. Id of event: ak19232140. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 20:41:33 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:41 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and one, in the past 30 days four hundred and four and in the last 365 days three thousand and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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