A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 285 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (177 miles). Global time and date of event 27/03/18 / 2018-03-27 22:48:09 / March 27, 2018 @ 10:48 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -148.3143° West, latitude 56.5169° North, depth = 11.1 km. Id of earthquake: ak19213680. Event ids that are associated: ak19213680. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:48:09 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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