A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 43 km NNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (27 miles). Exact location, longitude -154.3562° West, latitude 57.8792° North, depth = 74.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/06/17 / 2017-06-21 17:44:31 / June 21, 2017 @ 5:44 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16210690, at00orwry7. Id of event: ak16210690. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:44:31 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 74.3 km (46 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Larsen Bay in Alaska (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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 43 km NNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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