A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 48 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (30 miles). Event id: us10006qlh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006qlh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 18/09/16 / 2016-09-18 04:43:48 / September 18, 2016 @ 4:43 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -165.4928° West, 53.7332° North, depth 47.65 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.65 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 17:43:48 / 5:43 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 48 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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