A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 39 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (24 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/06/17 / 2017-06-20 10:32:42 / June 20, 2017 @ 10:32 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:32:42 / 10:32 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009np8. Event ids that are associated: us20009np8, ak16209669. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5358 West, latitude 51.2653 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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