A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.8076° West, 56.0097° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 23/03/18 / 2018-03-23 20:57:59 / March 23, 2018 @ 8:57 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:57:59 / 10:57 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak18919366. Event ids that are associated: ak18919366.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days six hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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