A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18197686. Unique identifier: ak18197686. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 07:05:52 / January 26, 2018 @ 7:05 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 21:05:52 / 9:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.6328 West, latitude 55.9898 North, depth = 10.1 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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