A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (157 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/03/20 / 2020-03-24 00:53:11 / March 24, 2020 @ 12:53 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:53:11 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.4303 West, latitude 56.193 North, depth = 6.9 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.9 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203uxgjzo. Id of event: ak0203uxgjzo.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 253 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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