A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 292 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 09:34:43 / 9:34 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18187396. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18187396. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 19:34:43 / January 23, 2018 @ 7:34 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.3419° West, 56.3723° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days three hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 292 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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