A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 72 km SE of Amukta Island, Alaska (45 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bug4. Id of event: us2000bug4. Global time and date of event 26/11/17 / 2017-11-26 06:07:26 / November 26, 2017 @ 6:07 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.81 km (21 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -170.5826° West, 51.9821° North, depth 33.81 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:07:26 / 7:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 72 km SE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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