A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.1 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 7.1 km, -148.3818° West, 56.4739° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 12:55:59 / February 28, 2018 @ 12:55 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:55:59 / 2:55 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18616424. Id of event: ak18616424.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days nine hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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