A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 108 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska (67 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, -151.5544° West, 63.036° North, depth 13.08 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:01:59 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20005kf9, ak13489210. Unique identifier: us20005kf9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.08 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/04/16 / 2016-04-21 10:01:59 / April 21, 2016 @ 10:01 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 108 km NW of Talkeetna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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