A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 12:48:56 / January 23, 2018 @ 12:48 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3134 West, latitude 56.4576 North, depth = 19.05 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cn2c. Id of event: us2000cn2c. The temblor was reported at 02:48:56 / 2:48 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.05 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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