A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 239 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (149 miles). Exact location of event, depth 20.54 km, -149.8954° West, 56.1322° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 03:34:28 / February 17, 2018 @ 3:34 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18545643, us2000d87l. Unique identifier: us2000d87l. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.54 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:34:28 / 5:34 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-six, in the last 10 days six hundred and five, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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