A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 30 km ESE of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (19 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Kiska Volcano in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 14:49:35 / September 19, 2017 @ 2:49 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: at00owj7un, us2000aqrc. Unique identifier: us2000aqrc. The temblor was detected at 04:49:35 / 4:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.028 East, latitude 52.0168 North, depth = 127.95 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 127.95 km (80 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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