A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 19:57:15 / March 14, 2018 @ 7:57 pm. Id of earthquake: us1000d7qh. Event ids that are associated: ak18730357, us1000d7qh. Exact location of earthquake, -148.5521° West, 56.4899° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:57:15 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-two, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days nine hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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