A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 73 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (45 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:18:47 / 7:18 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Larsen Bay in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.7 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: at00qagjzc, ak0206canl88. Unique identifier: ak0206canl88. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 04:18:47 / May 17, 2020 @ 4:18 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.044 West, latitude 57.2239 North, depth = 4.7 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 73 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska.
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