A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.1 km, -149.968° West, 56.0179° North. Id of earthquake: ak18192184. Event ids that are associated: ak18192184. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:29:31 / 8:29 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 06:29:31 / January 24, 2018 @ 6:29 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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