A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). Unique identifier: us2000cniq. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cniq. Exact location of event, depth 20.92 km, -148.6107° West, 56.4497° North. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:31:29 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 02:31:29 / January 24, 2018 @ 2:31 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.92 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-one, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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