A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 99 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (62 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004qzn. Id of event: us10004qzn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.22 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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: 19/02/16 / 2016-02-19 06:06:37 / February 19, 2016 @ 6:06 am. The temblor was reported at 19:06:37 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 22.22 km, -169.7215° West, 51.9686° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 99 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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