A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 211 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska (131 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009kgu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009kgu. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:45:07 / 4:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 05:45:07 / June 3, 2017 @ 5:45 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 170.3129° East, latitude 53.6517° North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 211 km WNW of Attu Station, Alaska.
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