A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 257 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 04:11:49 / January 27, 2018 @ 4:11 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:11:49 / 6:11 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18205158. Unique identifier: ak18205158. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -148.787° West, 56.5776° North, depth 0 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 257 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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