A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (70 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 20:08:08 / June 23, 2017 @ 8:08 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:08:08 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.0265 West, latitude 50.2517 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009pdk. Unique identifier: us20009pdk.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 112 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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