A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (88 miles) on Tuesday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:28:25 / 1:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -162.883° West, 53.61° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/09/17 / 2017-09-05 12:28:25 / September 5, 2017 @ 12:28 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ag26. Id of event: us2000ag26. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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