A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:53:16 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 11.9 km, -149.2097° West, 56.3727° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 08:53:16 / March 28, 2018 @ 8:53 am. Id of earthquake: ak18958880. Event ids that are associated: ak18958880.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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