A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 280 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (174 miles). Event id: ak18909950. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18909950. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2104 West, latitude 55.9741 North, depth = 9.8 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:35:49 / 11:35 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 21:35:49 / March 24, 2018 @ 9:35 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.8 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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