A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 119 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (74 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -151.3373 West, latitude 63.297 North, depth = 10.2 km. The temblor was detected at 13:26:14 / 1:26 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/12/15 / 2015-12-06 22:26:14 / December 6, 2015 @ 10:26 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak12148390. Event ids that are associated: ak12148390. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.2 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 119 km W of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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