A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18505476, us2000dc35. Id of event: us2000dc35. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:25:26 / 2:25 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 00:25:26 / February 24, 2018 @ 12:25 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.18 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.3475° West, latitude 56.2432° North, depth = 20.18 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and five, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, seven hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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