A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Central Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 09:29:10 / November 6, 2016 @ 9:29 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100075wr. Id of event: us100075wr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -150.0833 West, latitude 64.1833 North, depth = 20 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:29:10 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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