A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/04/18 / 2018-04-23 14:40:23 / April 23, 2018 @ 2:40 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.6 km (7 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.7283° West, latitude 55.9603° North, depth = 11.6 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:40:23 / 4:40 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19274573. Id of event: ak19274573.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and six and in the last 365 days three thousand, two hundred and sixty-eight 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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