A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9322 West, latitude 55.8875 North, depth = 12 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18701171. Event ids that are associated: ak18701171. The temblor was picked up at 18:06:29 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 04:06:29 / March 13, 2018 @ 4:06 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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