A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18472078. Event ids that are associated: ak18472078. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -148.761° West, 56.2993° North. The temblor was picked up at 09:11:10 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 19:11:10 / February 20, 2018 @ 7:11 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, one hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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