A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak18995408. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18995408. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 12:14:47 / March 30, 2018 @ 12:14 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.8 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.3511° West, 56.0534° North, depth 4.8 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:14:47 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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