A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 95 km SSE of Attu Station, Alaska (59 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 07:35:23 / 7:35 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d6ng. Id of event: us6000d6ng. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.63 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 29.63 km, 173.5717° East, 52.023° North. Global time and date of event 08/01/21 / 2021-01-08 07:35:23 / January 8, 2021 @ 7:35 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 95 km SSE of Attu Station, Alaska.
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