A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 299 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (186 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 12:26:58 / March 7, 2018 @ 12:26 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:26:58 / 2:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.6173° West, latitude 56.0809° North, depth = 10.8 km. Event id: ak18694402. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694402. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days eight hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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