A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). Global time and date of event 08/04/19 / 2019-04-08 19:57:40 / April 8, 2019 @ 7:57 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 09:57:40 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.3 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2686° West, 56.3443° North, depth 4.3 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kodiak in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000kchr. Event ids that are associated: at00ppnrg7, ak0194iebk3v, us2000kchr.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one thousand and eight 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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