A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 254 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us2000g0ph. Event ids that are associated: ak19836748, us2000g0ph. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:42:54 / 1:42 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/07/18 / 2018-07-03 23:42:54 / July 3, 2018 @ 11:42 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.9608 West, latitude 56.4798 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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