A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 263 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: ak18693060. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18693060. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 00:07:58 / March 8, 2018 @ 12:07 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.7123 West, latitude 56.5397 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 14:07:58 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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