A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000d97r. Unique identifier: us1000d97r. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 18:01:05 / March 26, 2018 @ 6:01 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -148.4332° West, 56.3364° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 08:01:05 / 8:01 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 290 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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