A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Event id: ak18187430. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18187430. The temblor was picked up at 09:38:13 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2753 West, latitude 55.6801 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 19:38:13 / January 23, 2018 @ 7:38 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fourty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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