A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.6858° West, 55.7541° North. The temblor was picked up at 18:34:50 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak18241925. Event ids that are associated: ak18241925. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 04:34:50 / January 26, 2018 @ 4:34 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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