A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). Exact location of event, depth 8.2 km, -149.7389° West, 56.0155° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 04:56:38 / March 29, 2018 @ 4:56 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.2 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak18812850. Event ids that are associated: ak18812850. The temblor was reported at 18:56:38 / 6:56 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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