A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 280 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (174 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 10:11:06 / March 28, 2018 @ 10:11 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.73 km (5 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.2369° West, latitude 55.9658° North, depth = 7.73 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18958890, us2000dujf. Id of event: us2000dujf. The temblor was detected at 00:11:06 / 12:11 am (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 two hundred and sixty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days three thousand, two hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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