A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 57 km ESE of Whittier, Alaska (35 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Whittier in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 07:44:13 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: at00p7155p. Unique identifier: at00p7155p. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -147.7° West, 60.6° North, depth 31 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 16:44:13 / April 11, 2018 @ 4:44 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 57 km ESE of Whittier, Alaska.
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