A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15644458. Id of event: ak15644458. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75.4 km (47 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 20:59:58 / March 28, 2017 @ 8:59 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:59:58 / 8:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -156.3519° West, latitude 56.4533° North, depth = 75.4 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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