A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: at00p36prd. Event ids that are associated: at00p36prd. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:42:49 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -148.762° West, latitude 56.428° North, depth = 20 km. Global time and date of event 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 22:42:49 / January 26, 2018 @ 10:42 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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