A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 228 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (142 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us2000dvvk. Event ids that are associated: at00p6sord, ak19042479, us2000dvvk. Exact location of event, depth 20.54 km, -150.0177° West, 56.2029° North. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:09:13 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 03:09:13 / April 7, 2018 @ 3:09 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.54 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 228 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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