A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 230 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (143 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/01/18 / 2018-01-28 14:47:01 / January 28, 2018 @ 2:47 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -150.4919 West, latitude 56.0099 North, depth = 4.2 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:47:01 / 4:47 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18219321. Id of event: ak18219321.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 230 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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