A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 75 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (47 miles). Global time and date of event 07/09/18 / 2018-09-07 07:30:16 / September 7, 2018 @ 7:30 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46.8 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -171.2698° West, latitude 51.8135° North, depth = 46.8 km. The temblor was reported at 20:30:16 / 8:30 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000ha64. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ha64.
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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 75 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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