A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 278 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 22:44:08 / February 28, 2018 @ 10:44 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.5 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.5 km, -148.4573° West, 56.4981° North. The temblor was detected at 12:44:08 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18572132. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18572132.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-six, in the past 30 days nine hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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