A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 237 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (147 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.7 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak18183059. Event ids that are associated: ak18183059, us2000cn5a. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 16:20:57 / January 23, 2018 @ 4:20 pm. Exact location, longitude -149.7707° West, latitude 55.991° North, depth = 9.7 km. The temblor was reported at 06:20:57 / 6:20 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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