A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 103 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (64 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/09/16 / 2016-09-15 16:53:50 / September 15, 2016 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:53:50 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -164.2889 West, latitude 53.8078 North, depth = 42.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13991557. Id of event: ak13991557. The epicenter was at a depth of 42.4 km (26 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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