A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:40:15 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6384 West, latitude 56.1716 North, depth = 12 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 22:40:15 / March 22, 2018 @ 10:40 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak18730883. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18730883.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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