A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 81 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (50 miles). Event id: us10008krp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008krp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 113.23 km (70 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/04/17 / 2017-04-25 17:23:44 / April 25, 2017 @ 5:23 pm. The temblor was picked up at 08:23:44 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -161.5245 West, latitude 54.8978 North, depth = 113.23 km.
Each 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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