A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 66 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (41 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000hahd. Event ids that are associated: us1000hahd. Exact location of event, longitude -168.511 West, latitude 52.383 North, depth = 41.01 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.01 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 19:30:46 / 7:30 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/10/18 / 2018-10-11 06:30:46 / October 11, 2018 @ 6:30 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 66 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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