A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Friday. Event id: ak18655303. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18655303. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:17:33 / 6:17 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 04:17:33 / March 3, 2018 @ 4:17 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.9178° West, 56.1003° North, depth 7 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days nine hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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