A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:52:25 / 12:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.8236° West, 55.98° North, depth 9 km. Id of earthquake: ak18598822. Event ids that are associated: ak18598822. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 10:52:25 / March 6, 2018 @ 10:52 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days eight hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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