A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 80 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (50 miles). Global time and date of event 17/09/18 / 2018-09-17 12:35:08 / September 17, 2018 @ 12:35 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hftx. Id of event: us2000hftx. Exact location, longitude -153.2498° West, latitude 59.7021° North, depth = 109.54 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 109.54 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 03:35:08 / 3:35 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 80 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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