A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 14 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (9 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us1000dccr. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000dccr. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 09:05:19 / April 2, 2018 @ 9:05 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:05:19 / 11:05 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -168.653° West, 52.9201° North, depth 62.56 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 62.56 km (39 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km E of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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