A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 80 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (50 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us20003ftj. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11690456, us20003ftj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.6 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 09:55:04 / 9:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/15 / 2015-09-02 18:55:04 / September 2, 2015 @ 6:55 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 179.4178° East, 51.2333° North, depth 37.6 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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