A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 279 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:49:00 / 6:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/03/18 / 2018-03-21 16:49:00 / March 21, 2018 @ 4:49 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18824981, us1000db4g. Id of event: us1000db4g. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.6004° West, 56.3811° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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