A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 254 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -150.5905 West, latitude 55.7309 North, depth = 6.3 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18808499. Id of event: ak18808499. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:50:34 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/03/18 / 2018-03-20 07:50:34 / March 20, 2018 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and four, in the past 30 days three hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two thousand and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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