A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 284 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.9 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.6318° West, latitude 56.282° North, depth = 1.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18958861. Id of event: ak18958861. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 05:40:56 / March 28, 2018 @ 5:40 am. The temblor was picked up at 19:40:56 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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