A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 64 km S of Cantwell, Alaska (40 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.6 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/05/18 / 2018-05-29 15:42:47 / May 29, 2018 @ 3:42 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:42:47 / 6:42 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak19689919. Unique identifier: ak19689919. Exact location of earthquake, -149.0428° West, 62.8149° North, depth 8.6 km.
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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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