A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 252 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 06:22:58 / January 29, 2018 @ 6:22 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:22:58 / 8:22 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18226682, us2000cqv1. Unique identifier: ak18226682. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.3 km (16 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.0527° West, latitude 56.543° North, depth = 25.3 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-one 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 252 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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