A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 205 km W of Attu Station, Alaska (127 miles). Unique identifier: us7000ane2. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ane2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:06:39 / 9:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 170.1427° East, 53.0678° North. Global time and date of event 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 09:06:39 / July 7, 2020 @ 9:06 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 205 km W of Attu Station, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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