A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 275 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 15:42:57 / 3:42 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 01:42:57 / March 7, 2018 @ 1:42 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18694328. Unique identifier: ak18694328. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3276 West, latitude 55.9767 North, depth = 0.1 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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