A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 49 km S of False Pass, Alaska (30 miles). Exact location, longitude -163.354° West, latitude 54.4113° North, depth = 84.67 km. The temblor was reported at 20:44:21 / 8:44 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 84.67 km (53 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/01/21 / 2021-01-04 20:44:21 / January 4, 2021 @ 8:44 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000d5l2. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d5l2.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-six 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 49 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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