A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km S of Shemya Island, Alaska (42 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us10008dvn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15698993, us10008dvn. Exact location, longitude 174.0777° East, latitude 52.1171° North, depth = 37.21 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/17 / 2017-04-02 01:37:56 / April 2, 2017 @ 1:37 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:37:56 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.21 km (23 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 67 km S of Shemya Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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