A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 244 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (152 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:21:37 / 12:21 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 10:21:37 / January 23, 2018 @ 10:21 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -149.8301° West, latitude 56.0039° North, depth = 11.2 km. Unique identifier: ak18174773. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18174773, us2000cmz3. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.2 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and fourty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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