A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Redoubt Volcano in Alaska on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 98.2 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/16 / 2016-11-30 18:57:06 / November 30, 2016 @ 6:57 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Redoubt Volcano in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ohgxz7, ak14503395. Id of event: ak14503395. Exact location of event, longitude -152.6796 West, latitude 60.0289 North, depth = 98.2 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:57:06 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalifornsky, Homer (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Homer (c. 5 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 50 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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