A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Event id: ak16116831. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16116831. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.7 km (3 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3905 West, latitude 51.5904 North, depth = 4.7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 17:38:30 / May 8, 2017 @ 5:38 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:38:30 / 5:38 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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