A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:44:50 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000cqb4. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cqb4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 08:44:50 / January 27, 2018 @ 8:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.2474° West, latitude 55.63° North, depth = 6.6 km.
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 twenty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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