A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 265 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18806389. Event ids that are associated: ak18806389. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 22:16:55 / March 28, 2018 @ 10:16 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:16:55 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -148.6713° West, 56.5356° North, depth 34.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.2 km (21 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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