A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:39:03 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 17:39:03 / February 17, 2018 @ 5:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.23 km (4 miles). Event id: us2000d89t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18442093, us2000d89t. Exact location of earthquake, -149.7534° West, 55.9599° North, depth 7.23 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and five, in the last 10 days eight hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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