A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 3.6 km, -149.1266° West, 56.2298° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.6 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:26:38 / 3:26 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 13:26:38 / January 23, 2018 @ 1:26 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18178865. Id of event: ak18178865.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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