A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 268 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/02/18 / 2018-02-23 06:37:04 / February 23, 2018 @ 6:37 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 20.16 km, -148.7888° West, 56.3911° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18576614, us2000dbh7. Id of event: us2000dbh7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.16 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:37:04 / 8:37 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-four, in the past 30 days two thousand and ninety-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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