A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/18 / 2018-08-09 00:51:48 / August 9, 2018 @ 12:51 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:51:48 / 2:51 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.9 km, -149.3642° West, 56.2002° North. Id of earthquake: ak20034204. Event ids that are associated: ak20034204.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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