A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 254 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.7859 West, latitude 56.6161 North, depth = 0.2 km. Global time and date of event 28/01/18 / 2018-01-28 07:35:18 / January 28, 2018 @ 7:35 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 21:35:18 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak18216816. Event ids that are associated: ak18216816. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.2 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 254 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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