A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 18:39:24 / March 25, 2018 @ 6:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:39:24 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18902370. Id of event: ak18902370. Exact location of event, longitude -149.1961 West, latitude 56.4102 North, depth = 7 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 fourty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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