A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.991 West, latitude 56.0994 North, depth = 27.59 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.59 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 23:49:32 / 11:49 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/19 / 2019-05-26 09:49:32 / May 26, 2019 @ 9:49 am. Id of earthquake: us70003ydp. Event ids that are associated: ak0196pm459e, us70003ydp.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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