A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 146 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (91 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 06:28:41 / May 1, 2017 @ 6:28 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 30.04 km, 178.5168° East, 50.6328° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008md9. Id of event: us10008md9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.04 km (19 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:28:41 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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