A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 237 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (147 miles) on Friday. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:53:56 / 8:53 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18508026, us2000dc3d. Unique identifier: us2000dc3d. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.44 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 06:53:56 / February 24, 2018 @ 6:53 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 21.44 km, -149.2521° West, 56.5151° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fourty-seven, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days one thousand, eight hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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