A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:59:00 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008vx3. Id of event: us10008vx3. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.5232 West, latitude 53.3748 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/05/17 / 2017-05-28 17:59:00 / May 28, 2017 @ 5:59 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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