A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 26 km E of Akutan, Alaska (16 miles). Exact location of event, depth 69.03 km, -165.3716° West, 54.1046° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 23:02:57 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000a2um. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a2um. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 69.03 km (43 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/07/17 / 2017-07-31 09:02:57 / July 31, 2017 @ 9:02 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 26 km E of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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