A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.19 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2588 West, latitude 55.8175 North, depth = 6.19 km. Unique identifier: us2000cp3w. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cp3w. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 23:59:32 / January 24, 2018 @ 11:59 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:59:32 / 1:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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