A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/19 / 2019-10-17 00:54:39 / October 17, 2019 @ 12:54 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019dbm6anz. Unique identifier: ak019dbm6anz. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.7676° West, 56.2634° North. The temblor was reported at 14:54:39 / 2:54 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days four hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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