A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 262 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles) on Monday. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:40:33 / 9:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 19:40:33 / February 19, 2018 @ 7:40 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.8248° West, 56.4562° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18460045, us2000d4wt. Unique identifier: us2000d4wt. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days one thousand, eight hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days one thousand, eight hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 262 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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