A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 22:29:17 / January 23, 2018 @ 10:29 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18191525. Id of event: ak18191525. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.2605° West, 56.2353° North. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:29:17 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fifty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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