A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:05:48 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000dw7j. Event ids that are associated: ak19079023, us2000dw7j. Exact location of event, longitude -148.7018 West, latitude 56.4846 North, depth = 21 km. Global time and date of event 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 12:05:48 / April 2, 2018 @ 12:05 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and three and in the last 365 days three thousand and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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