A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 121 km ENE of Circle, (75 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:07:41 / 1:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/15 / 2015-08-01 09:07:41 / August 1, 2015 @ 9:07 am. Event id: ak11666297. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10002x3j, ak11666297. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -140.9434° West, latitude 67.0335° North, depth = 0 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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