A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 133 km S of Atka, Alaska (83 miles). Id of earthquake: us70003w8c. Event ids that are associated: us70003w8c. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/06/19 / 2019-06-06 08:44:33 / June 6, 2019 @ 8:44 am. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:44:33 / 8:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.9382 West, latitude 51.0094 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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