A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 87 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (54 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 28.86 km, -174.8533° West, 51.5255° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.86 km (18 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:40:11 / 6:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/07/19 / 2019-07-27 06:40:11 / July 27, 2019 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60004wee. Ids that are associated to the event: us60004wee.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 87 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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