A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (164 miles) on Monday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:55:38 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). 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 10.4 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 09:55:38 / January 23, 2018 @ 9:55 am. Exact location of event, longitude -149.4563 West, latitude 56.1052 North, depth = 10.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18174755, us2000cmyb. Id of event: ak18174755.
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-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 264 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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