A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 35 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/04/20 / 2020-04-16 17:41:14 / April 16, 2020 @ 5:41 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 81.74 km (51 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:41:14 / 5:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 81.74 km, 179.5° East, 51.6381° North. Id of earthquake: us70009bip. Event ids that are associated: ak0204x8vbmk, us70009bip. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 35 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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