A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.3 km (7 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:06:41 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 16:06:41 / January 23, 2018 @ 4:06 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak18182983. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18182983. Exact location of event, depth 11.3 km, -149.2125° West, 56.1051° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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-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 has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 270 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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