A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 118 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (73 miles). Event id: us10006smr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006smr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 42.72 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 13:40:40 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -167.1271° West, 52.7785° North, depth 42.72 km. Global time and date of event 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 00:40:40 / September 26, 2016 @ 12:40 am UTC/GMT.
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 118 km E of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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