A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us20005dt6. Event ids that are associated: us20005dt6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/16 / 2016-03-31 23:38:55 / March 31, 2016 @ 11:38 pm. The temblor was detected at 23:38:55 / 11:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.81 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -169.373° West, latitude 52.2575° North, depth = 20.81 km.
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 eighteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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