A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) strikes 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -148.1506° West, 56.594° North. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00p317jp, us2000cngq, ak18191541. Unique identifier: ak18191541. Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 23:21:27 / January 23, 2018 @ 11:21 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 13:21:27 / 1:21 pm (local time epicenter).
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-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
Did you feel it?
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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.