A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 271 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (168 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us1000dayk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000dayk. The temblor was picked up at 09:19:20 / 9:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 19:19:20 / March 29, 2018 @ 7:19 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -148.5914° West, 56.5156° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and seventy-four and in the last 365 days two thousand, six hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 271 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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