A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 120 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (75 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.52 km (22 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:44:57 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000d7ee. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d7ee. Exact location of event, longitude -164.0606 West, latitude 53.7536 North, depth = 35.52 km. 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: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 10:44:57 / January 11, 2021 @ 10:44 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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