A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 57 km NW of Beluga, Alaska (35 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Beluga in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:35:25 / 5:35 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak0212umi8ne. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0212umi8ne, at00qpdov0. Exact location, longitude -151.8942° West, latitude 61.4731° North, depth = 90.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/21 / 2021-03-03 05:35:25 / March 3, 2021 @ 5:35 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 90.6 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km NW of Beluga, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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