A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 240 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles). Id of earthquake: us60008elg. Event ids that are associated: ak0203bete7c, us60008elg. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:36:05 / 10:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/03/20 / 2020-03-12 20:36:05 / March 12, 2020 @ 8:36 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -149.4262° West, 56.3625° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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