A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 293 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (182 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 19:11:23 / January 23, 2018 @ 7:11 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: at00p30vyz. Ids that are associated to the event: at00p30vyz. Exact location of event, depth 32 km, -149.272° West, 55.79° North. The temblor was picked up at 09:11:23 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-seven, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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