A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 18:15:05 / March 26, 2018 @ 6:15 pm. Id of earthquake: ak18938666. Event ids that are associated: ak18938666. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.2 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6353 West, latitude 56.3237 North, depth = 3.2 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:15:05 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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