A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 149 km SE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (93 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, -177.3646° West, 50.495° North, depth 30.16 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:44:38 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000d34y. Event ids that are associated: us1000d34y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 17:44:38 / March 11, 2018 @ 5:44 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.16 km (19 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 149 km SE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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