A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us1000d5ir. Event ids that are associated: ak18694655, us1000d5ir. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 22:56:31 / March 13, 2018 @ 10:56 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.8 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.4876° West, latitude 56.1106° North, depth = 21.8 km. The temblor was reported at 12:56:31 / 12:56 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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