A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 235 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (146 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18855911, us1000dbrr. Id of event: us1000dbrr. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9577 West, latitude 56.1542 North, depth = 17.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.2 km (11 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 01:07:49 / March 31, 2018 @ 1:07 am. The temblor was reported at 15:07:49 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 235 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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