A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 233 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles) on Tuesday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:38:00 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20022469. Event ids that are associated: ak20022469. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.9 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -150.1638 West, latitude 56.0895 North, depth = 34.9 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/08/18 / 2018-08-07 15:38:00 / August 7, 2018 @ 3:38 pm UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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