A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.2395 West, latitude 56.2473 North, depth = 20.78 km. Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 10:31:18 / January 23, 2018 @ 10:31 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:31:18 / 12:31 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.78 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000cn0y. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cn0y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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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