A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 6.5 km, -148.6336° West, 56.491° North. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:03:07 / 7:03 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 17:03:07 / March 7, 2018 @ 5:03 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18614168. Unique identifier: ak18614168. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.5 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-three, in the past 30 days seven hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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