A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 43 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (27 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/17 / 2017-05-17 06:03:09 / May 17, 2017 @ 6:03 am. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4323 West, latitude 51.5385 North, depth = 20.51 km. Event id: us10008sy2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008sy2, ak16050522. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.51 km (13 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:03:09 / 8:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eighty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 43 km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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