A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 99 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (62 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.7802 West, latitude 50.9529 North, depth = 28.4 km. Id of earthquake: ak18619515. Event ids that are associated: ak18619515. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 03:10:37 / March 8, 2018 @ 3:10 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 15:10:37 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.4 km (18 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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