A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 147 km SSE of Larsen Bay, Alaska (91 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -153.119° West, latitude 56.304° North, depth = 17 km. The temblor was reported at 16:32:23 / 4:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17 km (11 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 02:32:23 / September 10, 2016 @ 2:32 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Larsen Bay in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: at00od9odz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00od9odz.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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