A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 43 km SW of False Pass, Alaska (27 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 91.86 km (57 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/06/17 / 2017-06-30 12:08:33 / June 30, 2017 @ 12:08 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:08:33 / 3:08 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us100095h9, ak16241654. Unique identifier: us100095h9. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.974 West, latitude 54.6313 North, depth = 91.86 km.
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 seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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