A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -148.8573° West, 56.3372° North, depth 20.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.7 km (13 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 18:08:43 / March 5, 2018 @ 6:08 pm. Id of earthquake: us1000d2y9. Event ids that are associated: ak18592155, us1000d2y9. The temblor was reported at 08:08:43 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand, three hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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