A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 265 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18834332, us2000dvac. Id of event: us2000dvac. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 05:58:04 / March 30, 2018 @ 5:58 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.7042 West, latitude 56.5177 North, depth = 20.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.2 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:58:04 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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