A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 285 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (177 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 18:35:13 / August 15, 2018 @ 6:35 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000gekw. Unique identifier: us1000gekw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.95 km (5 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:35:13 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.1811° West, latitude 55.9277° North, depth = 7.95 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days eighty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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