A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 255 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (158 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 07:26:29 / March 6, 2018 @ 7:26 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dcsa. Unique identifier: us2000dcsa. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.92 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -149.8357 West, latitude 55.9777 North, depth = 6.92 km. The temblor was reported at 21:26:29 / 9:26 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and fourty-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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