A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 42 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (26 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.42 km (31 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.0255 West, latitude 51.8289 North, depth = 50.42 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ahqu. Id of event: us6000ahqu. The temblor was detected at 09:41:08 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 09:41:08 / June 24, 2020 @ 9:41 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 42 km SSE of Atka, Alaska.
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