A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 180 km NW of Attu Station, Alaska (112 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 01:28:32 / June 3, 2017 @ 1:28 am. Exact location of event, longitude 170.9747 East, latitude 53.7872 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 12:28:32 / 12:28 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20009k9u. Event ids that are associated: us20009k9u. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 180 km NW of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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