A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 246 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 06:37:02 / 6:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9032 West, latitude 56.0458 North, depth = 22.59 km. Global time and date of event 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 16:37:02 / February 28, 2018 @ 4:37 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.59 km (14 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18616440, us1000d153. Unique identifier: us1000d153.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fifty-seven, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two thousand, seven hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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