A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.8931 West, latitude 56.0502 North, depth = 22.65 km. Unique identifier: us1000d1le. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18574414, us1000d1le. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 08:06:00 / March 2, 2018 @ 8:06 am. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:06:00 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 22.65 km (14 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eleven, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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