A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: ak18231893. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18231893. The temblor was picked up at 10:17:41 / 10:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.1942° West, 55.706° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 20:17:41 / January 23, 2018 @ 8:17 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty-two, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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