A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 119 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (74 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000jb65. Event ids that are associated: us1000jb65. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:52:48 / 8:52 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 176.4621° East, latitude 51.2924° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 08:52:48 / March 6, 2019 @ 8:52 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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