A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:50:07 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000ebnv. Event ids that are associated: ak19657766, us1000ebnv. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/18 / 2018-05-20 04:50:07 / May 20, 2018 @ 4:50 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 22.54 km (14 miles). Exact location of event, depth 22.54 km, -149.665° West, 56.0116° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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