A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.9 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.4849° West, latitude 56.3288° North, depth = 33.9 km. Global time and date of event 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 18:11:25 / March 7, 2018 @ 6:11 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:11:25 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18614909. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18614909.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days six hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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