A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 79 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (49 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/07/15 / 2015-07-27 15:00:16 / July 27, 2015 @ 3:00 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:00:16 / 4:00 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us200030dy. Event ids that are associated: us200030dy. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.66 km (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -169.418° West, 52.302° North, depth 38.66 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 79 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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