A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 295 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (183 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.1422 West, latitude 55.8888 North, depth = 10.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18176019, us2000cn0n. Unique identifier: ak18176019. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 10:42:53 / January 23, 2018 @ 10:42 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 00:42:53 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 295 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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