A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18873611. Event ids that are associated: ak18873611. The temblor was picked up at 15:40:56 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/04/18 / 2018-04-01 01:40:56 / April 1, 2018 @ 1:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -149.1163° West, 56.3917° North, depth 0 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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