A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:43:51 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak0201c4sprh. Event ids that are associated: ak0201c4sprh. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2111 West, latitude 56.2754 North, depth = 11.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/01/20 / 2020-01-29 10:43:51 / January 29, 2020 @ 10:43 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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