A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 262 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -148.6453° West, latitude 56.6166° North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 12:20:46 / March 6, 2018 @ 12:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:20:46 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak18599958. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18599958.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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