A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 59 km ESE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (37 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -179.6683° West, 51.6684° North, depth 96.91 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 22:53:27 / May 11, 2020 @ 10:53 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:53:27 / 10:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.91 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us70009ee1. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009ee1.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 59 km ESE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska.
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