A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/04/18 / 2018-04-14 08:20:35 / April 14, 2018 @ 8:20 am. Exact location of event, depth 19.94 km, -149.2579° West, 56.4501° North. Id of earthquake: us2000e0e8. Event ids that are associated: ak19234670, us2000e0e8. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.94 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:20:35 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and fifty-nine 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.
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