A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 135 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska (84 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20009mi5. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16186147, us20009mi5. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/06/17 / 2017-06-14 20:56:14 / June 14, 2017 @ 8:56 pm. The temblor was reported at 09:56:14 / 9:56 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.27 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -168.3804° West, 56.5096° North, depth 14.27 km.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 135 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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