A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.7647 West, latitude 56.1001 North, depth = 19.93 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.93 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 15/03/19 / 2019-03-15 07:00:12 / March 15, 2019 @ 7:00 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0193ehxrqa, us1000jg8s. Unique identifier: us1000jg8s. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:00:12 / 9:00 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 six, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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