A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.94 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.1776° West, latitude 56.2306° North, depth = 20.94 km. Unique identifier: us2000d9xh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18573391, us2000d9xh. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 15:19:14 / February 22, 2018 @ 3:19 pm. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:19:14 / 5:19 am (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-nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and ninety-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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