A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9416 West, latitude 55.9548 North, depth = 11.9 km. Event id: ak18920962. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18920962. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:52:52 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 03:52:52 / April 3, 2018 @ 3:52 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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