A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 263 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.01 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:12:06 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20.01 km, -148.6338° West, 56.609° North. Global time and date of event 02/08/18 / 2018-08-02 00:12:06 / August 2, 2018 @ 12:12 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us1000g1fs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000g1fs.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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