A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 100 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000hesj. Event ids that are associated: us1000hesj. The temblor was reported at 10:55:57 / 10:55 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/18 / 2018-10-19 22:55:57 / October 19, 2018 @ 10:55 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.81 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 179.359° East, 51.0643° North, depth 30.81 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred 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: 100 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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