A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 40 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (25 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16848686, us2000aq9s. Unique identifier: us2000aq9s. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.01 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 14:32:56 / September 18, 2017 @ 2:32 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:32:56 / 4:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.3907 West, latitude 51.552 North, depth = 15.01 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 40 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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