A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 127 km SSW of Craig, Alaska (79 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:44:07 / 6:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -134.0629 West, latitude 54.46 North, depth = 1 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Craig in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 03:44:07 / August 10, 2017 @ 3:44 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ougadj, ak16490848. Id of event: at00ougadj.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 127 km SSW of Craig, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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