A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 10:08:14 / March 7, 2018 @ 10:08 am. Event id: us1000d407. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694380, us1000d407. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.41 km (5 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.9782° West, latitude 55.925° North, depth = 7.41 km. The temblor was reported at 00:08:14 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and twenty-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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