A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.76 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 7.76 km, -149.9475° West, 55.883° North. Unique identifier: us2000h5f3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20238150, us2000h5f3. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/08/18 / 2018-08-30 07:12:04 / August 30, 2018 @ 7:12 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 21:12:04 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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