A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.6808 West, latitude 56.0117 North, depth = 22.22 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cqil. Unique identifier: us2000cqil. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:02:32 / 4:02 pm (local time epicenter). 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 22.22 km (14 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/01/18 / 2018-01-28 02:02:32 / January 28, 2018 @ 2:02 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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