A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/03/18 / 2018-03-18 18:23:38 / March 18, 2018 @ 6:23 pm. Event id: ak18708568. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18708568. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8516 West, latitude 56.1193 North, depth = 4.8 km. The temblor was detected at 08:23:38 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days six hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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