A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:19:03 / 10:19 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 20:19:03 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:19 pm. Exact location of event, depth 20.67 km, -149.792° West, 56.0199° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19032731, us2000dvr1. Id of event: us2000dvr1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.67 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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