A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (37 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.5913 West, latitude 52.6853 North, depth = 193.26 km. The temblor was detected at 08:40:32 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 193.26 km (120 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008d5b. Unique identifier: us10008d5b. 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: 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 20:40:32 / March 29, 2017 @ 8:40 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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