A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km SSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (29 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: ak15504355. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00omwe0x, ak15504355, us20008sfg. Exact location of earthquake, -154.2585° West, 57.1134° North, depth 76.2 km. The temblor was detected at 22:55:45 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Larsen Bay in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 76.2 km (47 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/03/17 / 2017-03-16 07:55:45 / March 16, 2017 @ 7:55 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km SSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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