A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (50 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 22:44:44 / August 13, 2018 @ 10:44 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.06 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000gbh9. Unique identifier: us1000gbh9. Exact location, longitude 179.5442° East, latitude 51.2167° North, depth = 37.06 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:44:44 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 81 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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