A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 228 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (142 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.6015° West, 56.4177° North, depth 15.5 km. The temblor was reported at 20:46:50 / 8:46 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak19236766. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19236766. Global time and date of event 15/04/18 / 2018-04-15 06:46:50 / April 15, 2018 @ 6:46 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.5 km (10 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and sixty-two 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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