A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 275 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 09:02:12 / January 24, 2018 @ 9:02 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak18192282. Event ids that are associated: ak18192282. Exact location of event, longitude -148.7943 West, latitude 56.2927 North, depth = 12.1 km. The temblor was detected at 23:02:12 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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