A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 01:46:52 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18697900. Id of event: ak18697900. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.5336 West, latitude 56.6807 North, depth = 35 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 11:46:52 / March 15, 2018 @ 11:46 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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