A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 284 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.3428° West, 55.8694° North. Event id: ak19575142. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19575142. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:12:53 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/05/18 / 2018-05-16 07:12:53 / May 16, 2018 @ 7:12 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 thirty, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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