A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 254 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:37:05 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18196224. Unique identifier: ak18196224. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 00:37:05 / January 26, 2018 @ 12:37 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.0315 West, latitude 55.9153 North, depth = 8.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.4 km (5 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 six, in the past 30 days four hundred and six and in the last 365 days four hundred and ten 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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