A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 42 km SSW of Haines Junction, Canada (26 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 08:36:40 / 8:36 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 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 16:36:40 / April 3, 2018 @ 4:36 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18933750, us1000ddpx. Unique identifier: us1000ddpx. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -137.8183° West, 60.4007° North.
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 42 km SSW of Haines Junction, Canada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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