A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 120 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (75 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: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 10:44:56 / January 11, 2021 @ 10:44 am. Exact location of event, longitude -164.0364 West, latitude 53.7813 North, depth = 26.4 km. Event id: ak021id4pcf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021id4pcf. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:44:56 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.4 km (16 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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