A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 176 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (109 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:16:56 / 8:16 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/02/16 / 2016-02-01 19:16:56 / February 1, 2016 @ 7:16 pm UTC/GMT. 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 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004wdd. Unique identifier: us20004wdd. Exact location, longitude -169.6944° West, latitude 51.1734° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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