A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 292 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19241327. Id of event: ak19241327. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:23:22 / 5:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/04/18 / 2018-04-12 03:23:22 / April 12, 2018 @ 3:23 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -148.5682° West, latitude 56.2111° North, depth = 10.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and five, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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