A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 290 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 10:12:07 / 10:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 20:12:07 / March 29, 2018 @ 8:12 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000db02. Id of event: us1000db02. Exact location of earthquake, -148.5538° West, 56.2455° North, depth 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 five, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, eight hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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