A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18670493, us1000d2y3. Unique identifier: us1000d2y3. The temblor was detected at 02:42:33 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8543 West, latitude 56.1119 North, depth = 20.79 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.79 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 05/03/18 / 2018-03-05 12:42:33 / March 5, 2018 @ 12:42 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-four, in the past 30 days one thousand and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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