A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18576004. Id of event: ak18576004. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 21:04:56 / March 2, 2018 @ 9:04 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:04:56 / 11:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2986 West, latitude 56.1995 North, depth = 11.8 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-four, in the past 30 days nine hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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