A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 293 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (182 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/03/18 / 2018-03-21 05:57:53 / March 21, 2018 @ 5:57 am. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:57:53 / 7:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.3588° West, latitude 56.3426° North, depth = 10.6 km. Event id: ak18719818. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18719818. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.6 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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