A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 233 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:02:27 / 10:02 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 20:02:27 / July 21, 2018 @ 8:02 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.9 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2834° West, 56.5613° North, depth 34.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19935050. Id of event: ak19935050.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days one hundred and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and fourty-three 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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