A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 22 km NNE of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska (14 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/08/18 / 2018-08-28 15:18:44 / August 28, 2018 @ 3:18 pm. The temblor was reported at 06:18:44 / 6:18 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 16 km (10 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20237124, us1000gixx. Unique identifier: ak20237124. Exact location of event, longitude -150.4964 West, latitude 65.1778 North, depth = 16 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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