A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles). Global time and date of event 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 14:30:35 / March 15, 2018 @ 2:30 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18723724. Unique identifier: ak18723724. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -149.805° West, 55.947° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:30:35 / 4:30 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-eight, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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