A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 20.69 km, -149.4278° West, 56.1975° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/18 / 2018-05-09 13:01:44 / May 9, 2018 @ 1:01 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.69 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:01:44 / 3:01 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000e4d2. Event ids that are associated: ak19500321, us1000e4d2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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