A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (46 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 103.4 km (64 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 19/02/17 / 2017-02-19 22:17:29 / February 19, 2017 @ 10:17 pm UTC/GMT. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:17:29 / 1:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 103.4 km, -153.15° West, 59.786° North. Event id: ak15310564. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15310564.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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