A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 229 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (142 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: ak18212566. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18212566. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.9281 West, latitude 56.2347 North, depth = 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/01/18 / 2018-01-27 23:45:42 / January 27, 2018 @ 11:45 pm. The temblor was detected at 13:45:42 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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