A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 154 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska (96 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.67 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us100072vu. Ids that are associated to the event: us100072vu. Exact location of earthquake, 175.8412° East, 50.9719° North, depth 15.67 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/16 / 2016-10-29 00:35:41 / October 29, 2016 @ 12:35 am. The temblor was detected at 12:35:41 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter).
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 eight and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 154 km S of Buldir Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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