A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 271 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/08/18 / 2018-08-02 00:06:01 / August 2, 2018 @ 12:06 am. Exact location of earthquake, -148.5979° West, 56.5058° North, depth 22.51 km. The temblor was reported at 14:06:01 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000g1fp. Unique identifier: us1000g1fp. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.51 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days seventy-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 271 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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