A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us2000d9wj. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18573311, us2000d9wj. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 05:51:40 / February 22, 2018 @ 5:51 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.3 km (13 miles). Exact location, longitude -148.9775° West, latitude 56.4396° North, depth = 20.3 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:51:40 / 7:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days two thousand, seven hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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