A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 110 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (68 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:19:09 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 19 km, -166.7336° West, 52.8918° North. Unique identifier: us2000bhw6. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17158869, us2000bhw6. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/11/17 / 2017-11-03 17:19:09 / November 3, 2017 @ 5:19 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 110 km S of Unalaska, Alaska.
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