A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 18 km SSW of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska (11 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: ak20357980. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20357980. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/11/18 / 2018-11-14 06:25:03 / November 14, 2018 @ 6:25 am. Exact location, longitude -150.828° West, latitude 64.86° North, depth = 17.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.5 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 21:25:03 / 9:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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