A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:12:58 / 4:12 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak18730326. Event ids that are associated: ak18730326. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2176° West, 55.8404° North, depth 11.7 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 14:12:58 / March 14, 2018 @ 2:12 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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