A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 77 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska (48 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007aq2. Id of event: us10007aq2. The temblor was detected at 13:06:26 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -171.9441 West, latitude 51.9332 North, depth = 27.68 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.68 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 00:06:26 / November 20, 2016 @ 12:06 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 77 km SW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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