A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 121 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska (75 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:06:33 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -172.3513° West, 51.629° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007asx. Event ids that are associated: us10007asx. Global time and date of event 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 05:06:33 / November 20, 2016 @ 5:06 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 121 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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