A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 263 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/02/18 / 2018-02-05 00:53:26 / February 5, 2018 @ 12:53 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18436503, us2000d27j. Id of event: us2000d27j. Exact location of earthquake, -148.6014° West, 56.6255° North, depth 22.11 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 22.11 km (14 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:53:26 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and ninety, in the last 10 days seven hundred and twenty-eight, in the past 30 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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