A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 20:15:57 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:15 pm. The temblor was reported at 10:15:57 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.2 km, -148.6716° West, 56.5478° North. Id of earthquake: ak19030841. Event ids that are associated: ak19030841. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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