A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 71 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (44 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kaktovik in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00pev5m0, ak20250603, us2000hc82. Id of event: ak20250603. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.3 km (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -144.5825° West, 69.5854° North, depth 12.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:37:10 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/18 / 2018-09-10 23:37:10 / September 10, 2018 @ 11:37 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 71 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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