A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 267 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 17.65 km (11 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:36:43 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.247° West, latitude 56.1197° North, depth = 17.65 km. Global time and date of event 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 21:36:43 / February 22, 2018 @ 9:36 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000d6lb. Event ids that are associated: at00p4kmp9, ak18493544, us2000d6lb.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, two hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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