A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/03/18 / 2018-03-12 04:54:18 / March 12, 2018 @ 4:54 am. Unique identifier: ak18699038. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18699038. The temblor was detected at 18:54:18 / 6:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.926° West, 55.9894° North, depth 9.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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