A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 120 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska (75 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:42:20 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.38 km (18 miles). Exact location, longitude 171.446° East, latitude 52.6211° North, depth = 29.38 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 10/02/16 / 2016-02-10 00:42:20 / February 10, 2016 @ 12:42 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us20004zrn. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004zrn.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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