A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Monday. Event id: us2000ddka. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18607785, us2000ddka. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:18:54 / 8:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -148.7346° West, latitude 56.5681° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/02/18 / 2018-02-26 18:18:54 / February 26, 2018 @ 6:18 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and twenty-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, five hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 260 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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