A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:40:57 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 22.87 km (14 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/18 / 2018-04-01 01:40:57 / April 1, 2018 @ 1:40 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000dc0e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18873611, us1000dc0e. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1876 West, latitude 56.2627 North, depth = 22.87 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 259 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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