A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 271 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6093 West, latitude 56.4898 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18571268, us2000d8zu. Id of event: us2000d8zu. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 10:42:04 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 20:42:04 / February 19, 2018 @ 8:42 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty, in the last 10 days six hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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