A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 200 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (124 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: ak18192944. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18192944. Exact location, longitude -150.1158° West, latitude 56.4936° North, depth = 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 18:42:29 / January 24, 2018 @ 6:42 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 08:42:29 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 200 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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