A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 88 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (55 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 04:00:12 / June 5, 2017 @ 4:00 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.5206 East, latitude 51.1601 North, depth = 39.26 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009kqc. Unique identifier: us20009kqc. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 39.26 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:00:12 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 88 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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