A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 273 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (170 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:04:48 / 2:04 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 00:04:48 / January 24, 2018 @ 12:04 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.5141° West, 56.5333° North. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000cnh7. Ids that are associated to the event: at00p319k2, ak18191591, us2000cnh7.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-seven, in the last 10 days eighty-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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