A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 272 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (169 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.1142° West, 56.1276° North, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: ak18242052. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18242052. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 22:02:55 / January 26, 2018 @ 10:02 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:02:55 / 12:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-three, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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