A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 266 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -149.8763° West, latitude 55.8395° North, depth = 11.8 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 10:25:13 / March 10, 2018 @ 10:25 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696707. Id of event: ak18696707. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:25:13 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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