A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 212 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (132 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:31:17 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d2m9. Event ids that are associated: ak18655473, us1000d2m9. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -163.6094° West, 52.7284° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 06:31:17 / March 4, 2018 @ 6:31 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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