A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 268 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2412° West, 56.1133° North, depth 10.2 km. Unique identifier: ak19173699. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19173699. The temblor was reported at 10:44:45 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 20:44:45 / March 31, 2018 @ 8:44 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and five and in the last 365 days three thousand and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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