A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 250 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). Event id: us2000d9du. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18572049, us2000d9du. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 22:17:42 / February 20, 2018 @ 10:17 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:17:42 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20.15 km, -149.3851° West, 56.2594° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.15 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and sixteen, in the last 10 days five hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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