A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 287 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (178 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 09:35:40 / March 5, 2018 @ 9:35 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:35:40 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.4197 West, latitude 56.3868 North, depth = 11.7 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18670468. Id of event: ak18670468. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and sixty-seven 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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