A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 291 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.163 West, latitude 56.547 North, depth = 21 km. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:21:25 / 1:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 23:21:25 / January 23, 2018 @ 11:21 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: at00p317jp. Ids that are associated to the event: at00p317jp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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