A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 177 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (110 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.06 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:51:30 / 1:51 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/03/18 / 2018-03-18 12:51:30 / March 18, 2018 @ 12:51 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us1000d62y. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000d62y. Exact location of event, longitude -171.0447 West, latitude 50.9028 North, depth = 13.06 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 177 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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