A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.6987° West, latitude 56.1302° North, depth = 15.76 km. Event id: us2000cqu8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18225278, us2000cqu8. The temblor was reported at 17:48:08 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 03:48:08 / January 29, 2018 @ 3:48 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.76 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty 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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