A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -148.523° West, 56.514° North, depth 25 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 00:04:50 / January 24, 2018 @ 12:04 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 14:04:50 / 2:04 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: at00p319k2. Event ids that are associated: at00p319k2.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-four, in the last 10 days seventy-four, in the past 30 days seventy-four and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 274 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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