A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 02:13:28 / March 6, 2018 @ 2:13 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.6477° West, latitude 56.2835° North, depth = 10 km. Event id: ak18596487. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18596487. The temblor was picked up at 16:13:28 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days nine hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and sixty-four 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.
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