A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18201775. Id of event: ak18201775. Global time and date of event 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 20:41:38 / January 26, 2018 @ 8:41 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:41:38 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 11.9 km, -149.3641° West, 56.3929° North.
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 one hundred and seventy, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 241 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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