A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 245 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 00:37:22 / February 24, 2018 @ 12:37 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18583463, us2000dc36. Unique identifier: us2000dc36. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:37:22 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.91 km (13 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.8387 West, latitude 56.0913 North, depth = 20.91 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and three, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-two, in the past 30 days one thousand, seven hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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