A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (148 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.5 km (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:41:13 / 5:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.2399 West, latitude 56.0089 North, depth = 0.5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 03:41:13 / January 25, 2018 @ 3:41 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18193777. Id of event: ak18193777.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 238 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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