A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 49 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (30 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -166.7379 West, latitude 53.4495 North, depth = 60.03 km. The temblor was detected at 06:23:53 / 6:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.03 km (37 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 15:23:53 / December 2, 2019 @ 3:23 pm. Event id: us70006fa6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ffxn5lf, us70006fa6.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 49 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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