A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 13:29:13 / 1:29 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 21.41 km (13 miles). Global time and date of event 06/05/20 / 2020-05-06 23:29:13 / May 6, 2020 @ 11:29 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70009kci. Event ids that are associated: ak0205uf4cn9, us70009kci. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.6653 West, latitude 56.1547 North, depth = 21.41 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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