A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 292 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 10:01:29 / April 7, 2018 @ 10:01 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19232834. Id of event: ak19232834. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.1872° West, latitude 55.8434° North, depth = 6.3 km. The temblor was reported at 00:01:29 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days four hundred and ten and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and nineteen 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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