A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18616435. Id of event: ak18616435. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.8146 West, latitude 56.3488 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 15:53:30 / February 28, 2018 @ 3:53 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 05:53:30 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one thousand and ninety-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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