A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 98 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (61 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005hb4. Id of event: us20005hb4. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 41.25 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/04/16 / 2016-04-12 03:48:51 / April 12, 2016 @ 3:48 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 176.5015 East, latitude 51.5402 North, depth = 41.25 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:48:51 / 3:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 98 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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