A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 276 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:32:54 / 2:32 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18241981. Id of event: ak18241981. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 12:32:54 / January 26, 2018 @ 12:32 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -148.5721° West, 56.4388° North, depth 11.9 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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