A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 55 km WSW of Buldir Island, Alaska (34 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006k82. Id of event: us10006k82. Exact location of event, depth 45.24 km, 175.205° East, 52.1229° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 45.24 km (28 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:33:28 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 01:33:28 / September 4, 2016 @ 1:33 am UTC/GMT.
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 one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 55 km WSW of Buldir Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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