A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:12:33 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9663 West, latitude 56.092 North, depth = 34.7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 21:12:33 / March 14, 2018 @ 9:12 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.7 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: ak18696325. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18696325.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eighty-six, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and sixteen 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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