A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 280 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (174 miles). Unique identifier: ak18822662. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18822662. Global time and date of event 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 19:55:19 / March 29, 2018 @ 7:55 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6024 West, latitude 56.3638 North, depth = 11.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 09:55:19 / 9:55 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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