A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18575423, us2000db6s. Id of event: us2000db6s. Exact location, longitude -149.9312° West, latitude 55.965° North, depth = 8.51 km. Global time and date of event 18/02/18 / 2018-02-18 00:36:51 / February 18, 2018 @ 12:36 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.51 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:36:51 / 2:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-nine, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and fourty-seven 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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