A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (42 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.528 West, latitude 52.3649 North, depth = 36.97 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 07:44:31 / December 20, 2019 @ 7:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70006sry. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019g9koe2r, us70006sry. The temblor was reported at 20:44:31 / 8:44 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 36.97 km (23 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 67 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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