A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: ak18242006. Event ids that are associated: ak18242006. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2998° West, 55.8103° North, depth 10.2 km. The temblor was detected at 05:29:15 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 15:29:15 / January 26, 2018 @ 3:29 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-four, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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