A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 249 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 22:01:43 / 10:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.8094 West, latitude 56.6915 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: ak18598768. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18598768. Global time and date of event 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 08:01:43 / March 6, 2018 @ 8:01 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days seven hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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