A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 201 km NW of Attu Station, Alaska (125 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/06/17 / 2017-06-02 23:05:24 / June 2, 2017 @ 11:05 pm. Exact location, longitude 170.6734° East, latitude 53.8637° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009ld1. Unique identifier: us20009ld1. The temblor was detected at 10:05:24 / 10:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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