A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 249 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:58:42 / 5:58 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 03:58:42 / January 27, 2018 @ 3:58 am. Exact location of earthquake, -148.6695° West, 56.5178° North, depth 10 km. Event id: ak18205125. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18205125, us2000cq9c.
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 ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 249 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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