A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.97 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 21.97 km, -148.8576° West, 56.3731° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:09:10 / 11:09 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18693151, us1000d3lp. Id of event: us1000d3lp. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 21:09:10 / March 8, 2018 @ 9:09 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days one thousand and twenty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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