A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:18:07 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 03:18:07 / April 5, 2016 @ 3:18 am. Id of earthquake: ak13309607. Event ids that are associated: ak13309607. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -158.0652° West, 57.0154° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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