A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 281 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 04:55:58 / March 25, 2018 @ 4:55 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:55:58 / 6:55 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.06 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -148.6022° West, 56.3418° North, depth 20.06 km. Id of earthquake: us1000dcge. Event ids that are associated: ak18902304, us1000dcge.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-two, in the past 30 days six hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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