A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 09:05:06 / 9:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.7 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18232655. Id of event: ak18232655. Global time and date of event 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 19:05:06 / January 29, 2018 @ 7:05 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -149.1119° West, latitude 55.5788° North, depth = 9.7 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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