A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hfc8. Id of event: us2000hfc8. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/09/18 / 2018-09-16 03:09:03 / September 16, 2018 @ 3:09 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.32 km (13 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.4223° West, 56.2501° North, depth 20.32 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:09:03 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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