A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 289 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (180 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:54:28 / 1:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/10/19 / 2019-10-12 11:54:28 / October 12, 2019 @ 11:54 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6024 West, latitude 56.2306 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005tnr. Unique identifier: us70005tnr.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 289 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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