A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 6 km WSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (4 miles). Exact location, longitude 178.4096° East, latitude 51.9286° North, depth = 103.94 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ohh5pe, ak14505783, us10007dvn. Id of event: us10007dvn. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:44:05 / 11:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Little Sitkin Island in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 103.94 km (65 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/16 / 2016-11-30 21:44:05 / November 30, 2016 @ 9:44 pm.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km WSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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