A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 29 km S of Nelchina, Alaska (18 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 17:54:36 / February 28, 2021 @ 5:54 pm. 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 19.4 km (12 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:54:36 / 5:54 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0212pv5hua. Id of event: ak0212pv5hua. Exact location of event, depth 19.4 km, -146.6673° West, 61.728° North.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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