A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 124 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (77 miles). Exact location of event, depth 3.3 km, -157.516° West, 57.14° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/17 / 2017-03-25 01:00:39 / March 25, 2017 @ 1:00 am. The temblor was picked up at 16:00:39 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15638937. Id of event: ak15638937. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 124 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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