A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (150 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60006lv6. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006lv6. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/12/19 / 2019-12-04 04:47:47 / December 4, 2019 @ 4:47 am. Exact location, longitude -149.5296° West, latitude 56.2832° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:47:47 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 242 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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