A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 271 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cpji, ak18196426. Unique identifier: us2000cpji. Exact location of event, longitude -149.2711 West, latitude 56.0532 North, depth = 26.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.5 km (16 miles). The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:09:28 / 3:09 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/01/18 / 2018-01-26 01:09:28 / January 26, 2018 @ 1:09 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 271 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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