A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 81 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (50 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000874e. Unique identifier: us1000874e. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:45:14 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.11 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 12:45:14 / March 5, 2017 @ 12:45 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -169.3677° West, 52.2752° North, depth 26.11 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 81 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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