A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 263 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 12:42:10 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.8183 West, latitude 55.8994 North, depth = 9.1 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 22:42:10 / April 12, 2018 @ 10:42 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19241422. Id of event: ak19241422.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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