A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18902288. Id of event: ak18902288. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8897 West, latitude 55.9214 North, depth = 11.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 02:09:17 / March 25, 2018 @ 2:09 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:09:17 / 4:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days five hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and twenty 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.
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