A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles). Global time and date of event 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 02:10:25 / March 2, 2018 @ 2:10 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:10:25 / 4:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.4 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18573817. Id of event: ak18573817. Exact location of earthquake, -149.7697° West, 56.1413° North, depth 8.4 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days nine hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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