A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 263 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:53:17 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak19655774. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19655774. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/05/18 / 2018-05-24 14:53:17 / May 24, 2018 @ 2:53 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.7 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.8802° West, latitude 56.4089° North, depth = 4.7 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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