A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18726041. Event ids that are associated: ak18726041. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 07:56:29 / March 22, 2018 @ 7:56 am. Exact location of event, longitude -149.3415 West, latitude 56.2299 North, depth = 2.7 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:56:29 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 six, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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