A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:35:09 / 11:35 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 21:35:09 / January 25, 2018 @ 9:35 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18195636. Id of event: ak18195636. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2393° West, 56.2076° North, depth 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. 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: 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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