A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 38 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (24 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 03:16:03 / October 23, 2020 @ 3:16 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:16:03 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -168.3635° West, 52.7638° North, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us6000cbv4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cbv4.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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