A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 25 km SE of Circle, Alaska (16 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.04 km (6 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:57:53 / 9:57 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10004sit, ak12879176. Unique identifier: us10004sit. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/02/16 / 2016-02-25 06:57:53 / February 25, 2016 @ 6:57 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -143.7005° West, 65.6534° North, depth 9.04 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 25 km SE of Circle, Alaska.
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