A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cn20, ak18177529. Id of event: ak18177529. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 12:19:32 / January 23, 2018 @ 12:19 pm. Exact location, longitude -149.212° West, latitude 55.7698° North, depth = 6.9 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.9 km (4 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:19:32 / 2:19 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 283 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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