A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 01:47:23 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20.82 km, -149.9689° West, 56.1147° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 11:47:23 / March 31, 2018 @ 11:47 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.82 km (13 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000dx8z. Event ids that are associated: ak19173626, us2000dx8z.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and seven, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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