A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.96 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cnhe. Unique identifier: us2000cnhe. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2216 West, latitude 56.2155 North, depth = 19.96 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 00:25:59 / January 24, 2018 @ 12:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:25:59 / 2:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-eight, in the last 10 days eighty-eight, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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