A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 271 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18694380. Id of event: ak18694380. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -150.0329 West, latitude 55.7342 North, depth = 11.8 km. The temblor was detected at 00:08:18 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 10:08:18 / March 7, 2018 @ 10:08 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days seven hundred and five and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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