A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 133 km S of False Pass, Alaska (83 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 22:28:09 / August 10, 2017 @ 10:28 pm. Unique identifier: us2000a74n. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a74n. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.64 km (23 miles). Exact location, longitude -163.5158° West, latitude 53.6504° North, depth = 37.64 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:28:09 / 11:28 am (local time epicenter).
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 four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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