A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 248 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (154 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 11.7 km, -149.2186° West, 56.3823° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/08/18 / 2018-08-14 03:22:34 / August 14, 2018 @ 3:22 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:22:34 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20239458. Unique identifier: ak20239458.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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