A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 157 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (98 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:40:30 / 11:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/09/17 / 2017-09-29 10:40:30 / September 29, 2017 @ 10:40 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000awgp. Id of event: us2000awgp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -168.1308° West, 51.5953° North, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-three 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.
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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: 157 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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