A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 44 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (27 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.6 km (21 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019380ny0z. Id of event: ak019380ny0z. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:19:33 / 3:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 15:19:33 / March 11, 2019 @ 3:19 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4777 West, latitude 51.2662 North, depth = 34.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 44 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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