A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 271 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.9009° West, 55.7816° North, depth 11.9 km. The temblor was reported at 09:18:48 / 9:18 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0192rjo0s2. Id of event: ak0192rjo0s2. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/03/19 / 2019-03-01 19:18:48 / March 1, 2019 @ 7:18 pm.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand, five hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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