A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km SSW of Attu Station, Alaska (68 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/05/17 / 2017-05-27 03:37:39 / May 27, 2017 @ 3:37 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:37:39 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008vnr. Id of event: us10008vnr. The epicenter was at a depth of 29.31 km (18 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 172.4042 East, latitude 51.9796 North, depth = 29.31 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km SSW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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