A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 02:01:27 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 12:01:27 / March 24, 2018 @ 12:01 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.7914 West, latitude 56.2367 North, depth = 0.9 km. Unique identifier: ak18909900. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18909900. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.9 km (1 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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