A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (162 miles). Unique identifier: us1000ecd4. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000ecd4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/05/18 / 2018-05-25 20:26:46 / May 25, 2018 @ 8:26 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.3626° West, latitude 56.1261° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:26:46 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 261 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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