A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 83 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (52 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -174.4487° West, latitude 51.4654° North, depth = 6.7 km. The temblor was reported at 08:47:14 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Unique identifier: ak20307073. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20307073. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/18 / 2018-10-31 20:47:14 / October 31, 2018 @ 8:47 pm.
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 three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 83 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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