A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -148.6656° West, latitude 56.5645° North, depth = 11.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 12:32:29 / January 23, 2018 @ 12:32 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:32:29 / 2:32 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18177581. Id of event: ak18177581.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 264 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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