A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Event id: ak18694435. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694435. The temblor was reported at 17:11:24 / 5:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.3766° West, latitude 56.2393° North, depth = 11.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Global time and date of event 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 17:11:24 / March 7, 2018 @ 5:11 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days eight hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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