A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:10:23 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.7974° West, latitude 56.2415° North, depth = 10.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 17:10:23 / March 10, 2018 @ 5:10 pm. Event id: ak18696760. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696760. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.3 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fifty-three 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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