A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -170.1314° West, 52.1686° North, depth 7.5 km. Id of earthquake: ak16175661. Event ids that are associated: ak16175661. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.5 km (5 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 03:55:54 / June 7, 2017 @ 3:55 am. The temblor was detected at 03:55:54 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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