A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.5 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 10:13:51 / March 2, 2018 @ 10:13 am. Exact location of earthquake, -149.9911° West, 55.8903° North, depth 11.5 km. Unique identifier: ak18630086. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18630086. The temblor was detected at 00:13:51 / 12:13 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-three, in the past 30 days nine hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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