A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18705369. Unique identifier: ak18705369. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3363 West, latitude 56.1923 North, depth = 5.7 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:25:11 / 4:25 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/03/18 / 2018-03-18 02:25:11 / March 18, 2018 @ 2:25 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.7 km (4 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and three, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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