A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 100 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (62 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 07:09:31 / 7:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 16:09:31 / November 17, 2017 @ 4:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -157.8767° West, latitude 57.0193° North, depth = 1.1 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17266442. Id of event: ak17266442.
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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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