A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.752° West, 55.9443° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19032749, us2000dvrd. Id of event: us2000dvrd. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:25:38 / 10:25 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 20:25:38 / April 6, 2018 @ 8:25 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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