A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 167 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (104 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/05/18 / 2018-05-28 11:25:07 / May 28, 2018 @ 11:25 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:25:07 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -163.6473° West, 53.3137° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000edc8. Id of event: us1000edc8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 167 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska.
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