A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 265 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (165 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 01:26:52 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 11:26:52 / February 17, 2018 @ 11:26 am. Event id: us2000d88x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18440783, us2000d88x. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.15 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.3912° West, latitude 56.0654° North, depth = 20.15 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixteen, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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