A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (172 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 7.26 km, -149.2969° West, 55.9642° North. Id of earthquake: us2000jeef. Event ids that are associated: ak01918usi6k, us2000jeef. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.26 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:22:59 / 2:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/19 / 2019-01-27 12:22:59 / January 27, 2019 @ 12:22 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 277 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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