A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:41:05 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 13:41:05 / January 23, 2018 @ 1:41 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -149.0322 West, latitude 56.4171 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us2000cn2w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cn2w.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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