A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -149.8495 West, latitude 56.0699 North, depth = 19.85 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18723789, us1000d7as. Unique identifier: us1000d7as. The temblor was reported at 13:08:23 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 23:08:23 / March 15, 2018 @ 11:08 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.85 km (12 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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