A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 228 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (142 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/01/18 / 2018-01-31 09:18:56 / January 31, 2018 @ 9:18 am. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9293 West, latitude 56.2418 North, depth = 0.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak18251302. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18251302. The temblor was picked up at 23:18:56 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, 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 nearby.
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