A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 94 km S of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (58 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18573268. Event ids that are associated: ak18573268. Global time and date of event 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 00:31:00 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:31 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:31:00 / 12:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 177.3625 East, latitude 51.2668 North, depth = 30.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.2 km (19 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 one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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