A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 28 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (17 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/04/20 / 2020-04-26 02:18:58 / April 26, 2020 @ 2:18 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us700097nt. Event ids that are associated: us700097nt. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:18:58 / 2:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -179.4973 West, latitude 51.184 North, depth = 35 km.
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 28 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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