A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 270 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000d8zt. Event ids that are associated: ak18571267, us2000d8zt. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.594 West, latitude 56.5161 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 20:21:01 / February 19, 2018 @ 8:21 pm. The temblor was picked up at 10:21:01 / 10:21 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and twenty-four, in the last 10 days six hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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