A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -149.916° West, latitude 56.0343° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 02:44:24 / March 31, 2018 @ 2:44 am. The temblor was detected at 16:44:24 / 4:44 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18857415. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18857415.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days three thousand and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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