A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 281 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d9cy, ak18466346. Unique identifier: us2000d9cy. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:17:16 / 9:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.581 West, latitude 56.3652 North, depth = 21.88 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.88 km (14 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 07:17:16 / February 20, 2018 @ 7:17 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, one hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and ninety-one 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.
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