A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 256 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (159 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 07:39:04 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.9682 West, latitude 55.913 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 17:39:04 / January 23, 2018 @ 5:39 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18231861. Id of event: ak18231861.
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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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