A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 272 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 07:17:55 / August 12, 2018 @ 7:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6086 West, latitude 56.4714 North, depth = 20.01 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:17:55 / 9:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.01 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us1000gc8x. Event ids that are associated: ak20111031, us1000gc8x.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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