A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 73 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (45 miles). Global time and date of event 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 23:45:27 / June 27, 2017 @ 11:45 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -166.793° West, 53.2344° North, depth 43.19 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:45:27 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16239908, us20009pzk. Unique identifier: us20009pzk. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.19 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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