A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (60 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us1000bk6g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17426801, us1000bk6g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.83 km (17 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 18:22:23 / 6:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 27.83 km, -170.5867° West, 51.7255° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/11/17 / 2017-11-27 05:22:23 / November 27, 2017 @ 5:22 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 96 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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