A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:29:23 / 7:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 17:29:23 / March 9, 2018 @ 5:29 pm. Id of earthquake: us1000d4dq. Event ids that are associated: ak18696167, us1000d4dq. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.48 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.4811° West, 56.0736° North, depth 20.48 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days five hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days three thousand and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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