A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 242 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 17:35:10 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.0641° West, 56.5869° North, depth 0 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18784529. Id of event: ak18784529. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/03/18 / 2018-03-27 03:35:10 / March 27, 2018 @ 3:35 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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