A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 87 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (54 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 42.19 km (26 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:35:21 / 7:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -169.4215° West, 52.2293° North, depth 42.19 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20005dzk. Event ids that are associated: us20005dzk. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/16 / 2016-04-01 18:35:21 / April 1, 2016 @ 6:35 pm.
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 two, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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