A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 257 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:28:58 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d7ah. Event ids that are associated: ak18723762, us1000d7ah. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.6943° West, 56.653° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 19:28:58 / March 15, 2018 @ 7:28 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and six, in the last 10 days three hundred and seventy-eight, in the past 30 days eight hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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