A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -149.1848° West, latitude 56.164° North, depth = 0.5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18943738. Id of event: ak18943738. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.5 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:14:00 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 02:14:00 / April 4, 2018 @ 2:14 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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