A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Redoubt Volcano in Alaska. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 101.8 km (63 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -152.4248 West, latitude 60.349 North, depth = 101.8 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:39:02 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18586891. Unique identifier: ak18586891. Global time and date of event 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 05:39:02 / March 5, 2018 @ 5:39 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kenai, Kalifornsky (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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