A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (171 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.2182° West, 56.0194° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/20 / 2020-03-24 00:53:09 / March 24, 2020 @ 12:53 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:53:09 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70008ew1. Event ids that are associated: ak0203uxgjzo, us70008ew1.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 276 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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