A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 273 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -148.8258 West, latitude 56.2959 North, depth = 11.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/18 / 2018-05-25 03:59:36 / May 25, 2018 @ 3:59 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 17:59:36 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak19658658. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19658658.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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