A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 59 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (37 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008dv1. Event ids that are associated: us10008dv1. The temblor was picked up at 11:43:02 / 11:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 22:43:02 / April 1, 2017 @ 10:43 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -158.6576° West, 54.9197° North, depth 17.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.7 km (11 miles).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 59 km ENE of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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