A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 60 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (37 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 08:10:32 / 8:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.7 km, -154.9943° West, 57.5541° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/04/17 / 2017-04-27 17:10:32 / April 27, 2017 @ 5:10 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15822793. Id of event: ak15822793.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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