A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 06:59:47 / January 29, 2018 @ 6:59 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 20:59:47 / 8:59 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cqv9. Unique identifier: us2000cqv9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2338° West, 55.4985° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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