A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:52:31 / 4:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 14:52:31 / February 22, 2018 @ 2:52 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2569 West, latitude 56.2574 North, depth = 21.16 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.16 km (13 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18573387, us2000d9xg. Unique identifier: us2000d9xg.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and eighty-seven, in the last 10 days eight hundred, in the past 30 days two thousand, seven hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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