A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km NNE of Cold Bay, Alaska (66 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:33:16 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 171.29 km (106 miles). Exact location, longitude -161.973° West, latitude 56.0566° North, depth = 171.29 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/19 / 2019-03-26 23:33:16 / March 26, 2019 @ 11:33 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jm3w. Id of event: us1000jm3w.
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 one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 107 km NNE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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