A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 275 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 20.96 km, -148.6456° West, 56.4017° North. Event id: us2000d77k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18504565, us2000d77k. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:50:27 / 8:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.96 km (13 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/02/18 / 2018-02-16 06:50:27 / February 16, 2018 @ 6:50 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and six, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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