A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Near Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16357011. Unique identifier: ak16357011. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/07/17 / 2017-07-21 04:17:11 / July 21, 2017 @ 4:17 am UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:17:11 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.7129 East, latitude 52.9125 North, depth = 5 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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