A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 278 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18620315. Unique identifier: ak18620315. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 04:12:38 / March 8, 2018 @ 4:12 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -149.2038° West, latitude 56.0112° North, depth = 11.8 km. The temblor was detected at 18:12:38 / 6:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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