A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -149.5172° West, latitude 56.1252° North, depth = 5.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18696796. Unique identifier: ak18696796. The temblor was detected at 12:37:25 / 12:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.1 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 22:37:25 / March 10, 2018 @ 10:37 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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