A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Global time and date of event 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 01:42:47 / January 27, 2018 @ 1:42 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cq85. Unique identifier: us2000cq85. The temblor was reported at 15:42:47 / 3:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.7877 West, latitude 56.022 North, depth = 19.49 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.49 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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