A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 260 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18293265, us1000cej0. Id of event: us1000cej0. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.86 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -149.6311° West, latitude 56.0156° North, depth = 24.86 km. The temblor was reported at 04:15:42 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 14:15:42 / January 27, 2018 @ 2:15 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one thousand and eighty-six, in the last 10 days two thousand and twenty-two, in the past 30 days two thousand and twenty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand and twenty-six 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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