A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 148 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (92 miles). Global time and date of event 08/12/19 / 2019-12-08 20:21:28 / December 8, 2019 @ 8:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -166.7002 West, latitude 52.539 North, depth = 26.87 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:21:28 / 9:21 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us60006nyp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006nyp. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.87 km (17 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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