A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (156 miles). Unique identifier: ak19864320. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19864320. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.8 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/07/18 / 2018-07-13 21:32:58 / July 13, 2018 @ 9:32 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -149.4759 West, latitude 56.2002 North, depth = 2.8 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:32:58 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 251 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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