A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.9741 West, latitude 56.4724 North, depth = 22.47 km. Id of earthquake: us1000e70t. Event ids that are associated: us1000e70t. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.47 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:34:49 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/18 / 2018-05-17 06:34:49 / May 17, 2018 @ 6:34 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and five and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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