A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 256 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles). Event id: ak18601807. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18601807. Exact location of event, depth 34.7 km, -148.6743° West, 56.6853° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.7 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 16:21:59 / March 6, 2018 @ 4:21 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:21:59 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days fourty-seven, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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