A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 12 km E of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (7 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 171.19 km (106 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:30:30 / 9:30 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000i4gp. Event ids that are associated: us2000i4gp. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/10/18 / 2018-10-31 07:30:30 / October 31, 2018 @ 7:30 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.7815 East, latitude 51.959 North, depth = 171.19 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days eighty-one 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: 12 km E of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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