A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 03:52:32 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694410, us1000d40q. Id of event: us1000d40q. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 13:52:32 / March 7, 2018 @ 1:52 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.31 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, depth 21.31 km, -149.2743° West, 56.4013° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand and fourty and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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