A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 265 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 14:48:29 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.267° West, latitude 56.1324° North, depth = 12 km. Event id: ak18694911. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694911. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 00:48:29 / March 14, 2018 @ 12:48 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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