A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 66 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (41 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.78 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 04:18:32 / 4:18 am (local time epicenter). 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: us2000cqx2. Unique identifier: us2000cqx2. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 15:18:32 / January 29, 2018 @ 3:18 pm. Exact location of event, depth 37.78 km, -168.6502° West, 52.3524° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 66 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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