A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (172 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/18 / 2018-05-17 06:02:08 / May 17, 2018 @ 6:02 am. The temblor was picked up at 20:02:08 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000e9kn. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19610661, us1000e9kn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.07 km (12 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6782 West, latitude 56.3481 North, depth = 20.07 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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