A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 96 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (60 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000g8u6. Event ids that are associated: ak19905142, us2000g8u6. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:33:19 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/07/18 / 2018-07-19 14:33:19 / July 19, 2018 @ 2:33 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -160.799° West, 54.3045° North, depth 38.12 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.12 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-seven 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 96 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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