A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 271 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 01:43:18 / 1:43 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18676055. Id of event: ak18676055. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 11:43:18 / March 11, 2018 @ 11:43 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -149.2169° West, latitude 56.0887° North, depth = 11.9 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventy-nine, in the past 30 days six hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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