A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.4357 West, latitude 56.3236 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 17:11:20 / March 7, 2018 @ 5:11 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:11:20 / 7:11 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000d411. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694435, us1000d411.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and sixteen, in the last 10 days five hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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