A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 190 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (118 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.5516° West, latitude 57.0464° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 03:21:54 / March 1, 2018 @ 3:21 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:21:54 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18572316. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18572316.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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