A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 283 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). Exact location of event, depth 21.36 km, -148.5533° West, 56.354° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.36 km (13 miles). Event id: us1000d1z5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18636608, us1000d1z5. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:12:43 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 08:12:43 / March 1, 2018 @ 8:12 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days one thousand, three hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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