A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (181 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:38:48 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2529 West, latitude 55.83 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00p3akgo. Id of event: at00p3akgo. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 00:38:48 / January 29, 2018 @ 12:38 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 291 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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