A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 271 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/05/18 / 2018-05-07 12:48:09 / May 7, 2018 @ 12:48 pm. Unique identifier: us1000e2hy. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19351293, us1000e2hy. Exact location, longitude -148.617° West, latitude 56.4916° North, depth = 23.45 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.45 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:48:09 / 2:48 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and seventeen 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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