A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 225 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (140 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/01/20 / 2020-01-30 18:02:51 / January 30, 2020 @ 6:02 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:02:51 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.5 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak0201dwur45. Event ids that are associated: ak0201dwur45. Exact location of event, depth 9.5 km, -149.7292° West, 56.3806° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 225 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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