A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 279 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (173 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 10:57:05 / 10:57 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 20:57:05 / January 23, 2018 @ 8:57 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18188919. Unique identifier: ak18188919. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -148.7845° West, 56.2354° North, depth 11.7 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-two, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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