A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 245 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18670567, us1000d534. Unique identifier: us1000d534. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:36:16 / 3:36 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 01:36:16 / March 11, 2018 @ 1:36 am. Exact location of event, depth 20 km, -149.6148° West, 56.1913° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles).
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 six, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days nine hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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