A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 236 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (147 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 16:51:48 / February 17, 2018 @ 4:51 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -150.1497 West, latitude 56.0655 North, depth = 28.12 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:51:48 / 6:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.12 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18545723, us2000d89p. Unique identifier: us2000d89p.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and fifty-five, in the last 10 days eight hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, six hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and ninety-one 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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