A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles). Event id: us2000dx8s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19173601, us2000dx8s. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -150.0365° West, latitude 56.1297° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 22:15:21 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 08:15:21 / March 31, 2018 @ 8:15 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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