A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 16:35:16 / 4:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/03/18 / 2018-03-16 02:35:16 / March 16, 2018 @ 2:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -149.8175° West, 56.0435° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: ak18699241. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18699241.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fourty-six 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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