A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 122 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.6836° East, 52.231° North, depth 10 km. 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: 07/01/17 / 2017-01-07 20:31:54 / January 7, 2017 @ 8:31 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:31:54 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007v8b. Unique identifier: us10007v8b. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 122 km WSW of Attu Station, Alaska.
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