A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles) on Wednesday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:08:54 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18723612. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18723612. Exact location of earthquake, -148.642° West, 56.4239° North, depth 1.1 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 00:08:54 / March 15, 2018 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days seven hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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