A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 67 km ESE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (42 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:09:35 / 8:09 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 59 km (37 miles). Global time and date of event 26/05/17 / 2017-05-26 07:09:35 / May 26, 2017 @ 7:09 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16130883. Id of event: ak16130883. Exact location of event, depth 59 km, -157.7224° West, 56.0848° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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