A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18176072, us2000cn1a. Unique identifier: ak18176072. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:58:28 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -148.7239° West, 56.6272° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 10:58:28 / January 23, 2018 @ 10:58 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-seven, in the last 10 days fifty-seven, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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