A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 275 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:04:02 / 1:04 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 23:04:02 / February 28, 2018 @ 11:04 pm. Unique identifier: us1000d15d. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18616463, us1000d15d. Exact location of event, longitude -148.8142 West, latitude 56.2851 North, depth = 21.25 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.25 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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