A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 274 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.4 km (5 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:38:27 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3432 West, latitude 55.9836 North, depth = 7.4 km. Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 10:38:27 / January 23, 2018 @ 10:38 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18174871. Id of event: ak18174871.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 274 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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