A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (145 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 07:39:56 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.7777° West, 56.2497° North, depth 33.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 17:39:56 / January 24, 2018 @ 5:39 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18192794. Unique identifier: ak18192794. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.5 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 234 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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