A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 252 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 07:56:07 / January 24, 2018 @ 7:56 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak18192254. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18192254. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:56:07 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.7 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.4714 West, latitude 56.9899 North, depth = 48.7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 252 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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