A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (57 miles) on Tuesday. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:16:54 / 12:16 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 12:16:54 / April 11, 2016 @ 12:16 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.32 km (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 54.32 km, 179.473° East, 51.1284° North. Id of earthquake: us20005gy6. Event ids that are associated: ak13424637, us20005gy6.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 eighteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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