A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.5349 West, latitude 56.3084 North, depth = 10 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:09:11 / 3:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18178819. Event ids that are associated: ak18178819, us2000cn2i. Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 13:09:11 / January 23, 2018 @ 1:09 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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