A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 80 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (50 miles). Event id: us10007bf9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007bf9. Global time and date of event 22/11/16 / 2016-11-22 14:10:40 / November 22, 2016 @ 2:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -160.0522 West, latitude 54.1202 North, depth = 16.19 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 03:10:40 / 3:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.19 km (10 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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 80 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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