A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 291 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/02/18 / 2018-02-03 10:13:46 / February 3, 2018 @ 10:13 am. Id of earthquake: us2000d0zz. Event ids that are associated: ak18307073, us2000d0zz. The temblor was picked up at 00:13:46 / 12:13 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.4 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 21.4 km, -148.3955° West, 56.3529° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days one thousand, six hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days two thousand and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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