A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18995368. Id of event: ak18995368. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2491 West, latitude 55.5981 North, depth = 3.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.2 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 06:04:02 / March 30, 2018 @ 6:04 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:04:02 / 8:04 pm (local time epicenter).
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 thirty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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