A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19805248, us2000fpke. Id of event: us2000fpke. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/06/18 / 2018-06-23 02:58:11 / June 23, 2018 @ 2:58 am. Exact location of event, depth 20.49 km, -149.7787° West, 56.0306° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.49 km (13 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:58:11 / 4:58 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-eight, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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