A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/03/18 / 2018-03-16 02:42:47 / March 16, 2018 @ 2:42 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 16:42:47 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18699243. Id of event: ak18699243. Exact location of earthquake, -148.6863° West, 56.3554° North, depth 12 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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