A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 17:35:46 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18205092. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18205092. Exact location, longitude -148.9504° West, latitude 56.4188° North, depth = 8 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 03:35:46 / January 27, 2018 @ 3:35 am UTC/GMT.
Each 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-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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