A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 48 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (30 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.1717 West, latitude 52.3421 North, depth = 33.24 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16937825, us2000awbq. Unique identifier: us2000awbq. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.24 km (21 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/09/17 / 2017-09-29 01:22:41 / September 29, 2017 @ 1:22 am. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:22:41 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 48 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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