A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 16 km SW of Healy, Alaska (10 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.2175 West, latitude 63.7533 North, depth = 6.7 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/09/19 / 2019-09-25 13:45:13 / September 25, 2019 @ 1:45 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:45:13 / 4:45 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak019cbg1bgz. Event ids that are associated: ak019cbg1bgz, us70005l4p.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 16 km SW of Healy, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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