A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18854698. Event ids that are associated: ak18854698. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.6528 West, latitude 56.0009 North, depth = 12 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 00:34:04 / March 31, 2018 @ 12:34 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:34:04 / 2:34 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days three thousand and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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