A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20239714, us2000h6q6. Id of event: us2000h6q6. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2256 West, latitude 56.0961 North, depth = 22.22 km. The temblor was detected at 11:34:45 / 11:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/08/18 / 2018-08-14 21:34:45 / August 14, 2018 @ 9:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.22 km (14 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days ninety-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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