A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 269 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.68 km (13 miles). Global time and date of event 06/10/18 / 2018-10-06 21:36:49 / October 6, 2018 @ 9:36 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 11:36:49 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000hbvi. Event ids that are associated: ak20272332, us1000hbvi. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6135 West, latitude 56.5243 North, depth = 20.68 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days fifty-seven, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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