A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 268 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18434376, us2000d0zt. Unique identifier: us2000d0zt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.62 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 23:11:17 / 11:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.8614 West, latitude 56.3484 North, depth = 20.62 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/02/18 / 2018-02-03 09:11:17 / February 3, 2018 @ 9:11 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and thirty-six, in the last 10 days one thousand, eight hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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