A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 74 km S of Adak, Alaska (46 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 12:03:03 / 12:03 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 00:03:03 / April 5, 2017 @ 12:03 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.36 km (31 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008eg5. Event ids that are associated: us10008eg5. Exact location of event, longitude -176.4705 West, latitude 51.2217 North, depth = 49.36 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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