A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 10:04:27 / March 8, 2018 @ 10:04 am. The temblor was reported at 00:04:27 / 12:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.6454 West, latitude 56.4842 North, depth = 11.8 km. Event id: ak18693107. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18693107. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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