A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 46 km SSE of Attu Station, Alaska (29 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000bi84. Event ids that are associated: ak17159201, us2000bi84. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 43.82 km (27 miles). Exact location, longitude 173.3551° East, latitude 52.4432° North, depth = 43.82 km. Global time and date of event 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 00:47:15 / November 4, 2017 @ 12:47 am UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:47:15 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 46 km SSE of Attu Station, Alaska.
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