A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 280 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (174 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.2901° West, latitude 55.9377° North, depth = 4.8 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/02/20 / 2020-02-27 06:43:36 / February 27, 2020 @ 6:43 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:43:36 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0202o107tk. Event ids that are associated: ak0202o107tk. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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