A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 279 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:52:42 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 18:52:42 / March 8, 2018 @ 6:52 pm. Unique identifier: ak18693143. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18693143. Exact location, longitude -149.3558° West, latitude 55.9124° North, depth = 2.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.4 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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