A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 12 km N of Healy, Alaska (7 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/01/18 / 2018-01-19 23:55:05 / January 19, 2018 @ 11:55 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 14:55:05 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak18119398. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18119398. Exact location of event, depth 126.8 km, -148.9498° West, 63.9688° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 126.8 km (79 miles). 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 four and in the last 365 days twenty-six 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km N of Healy, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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