A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 252 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -149.0941° West, 56.4084° North, depth 0 km. Event id: ak19237642. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19237642. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:20:20 / 4:20 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/04/18 / 2018-04-15 14:20:20 / April 15, 2018 @ 2:20 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days sixty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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