A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 125 km SSW of Craig, Alaska (78 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -134.051° West, 54.4735° North, depth 15.24 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.24 km (9 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ougadj, ak16490848, us2000a6s4. Id of event: us2000a6s4. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:44:09 / 6:44 pm (local time epicenter). 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 03:44:09 / August 10, 2017 @ 3:44 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 125 km SSW of Craig, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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