A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 286 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1829 West, latitude 55.9152 North, depth = 8.3 km. The temblor was detected at 21:12:01 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.3 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak18693092. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18693092. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 07:12:01 / March 8, 2018 @ 7:12 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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