A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles) on Tuesday. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:48:57 / 2:48 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 12:48:57 / January 23, 2018 @ 12:48 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.6 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.2879° West, latitude 56.6871° North, depth = 0.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18177628, us2000cn2c. Id of event: ak18177628.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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