A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 15:56:20 / 3:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2737 West, latitude 56.2657 North, depth = 11.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak18701145. Event ids that are associated: ak18701145. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 01:56:20 / March 13, 2018 @ 1:56 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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