A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (175 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00p34yg4, ak18196189, us2000cpiw. Id of event: us2000cpiw. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 23:55:14 / January 25, 2018 @ 11:55 pm. The temblor was detected at 13:55:14 / 1:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.7231 West, latitude 55.7338 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 281 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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