A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/07/18 / 2018-07-13 21:32:53 / July 13, 2018 @ 9:32 pm. Exact location, longitude -149.3882° West, latitude 56.1028° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 11:32:53 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000g4lk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19864320, us2000g4lk.
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 eighteen, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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