A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 6 km WNW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (4 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 122.56 km (76 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/20 / 2020-03-04 04:47:20 / March 4, 2020 @ 4:47 am. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:47:20 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 177.5066° East, latitude 52.1165° North, depth = 122.56 km. Event id: us60008975. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202xx226e, us60008975.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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