A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 247 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (153 miles). Global time and date of event 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 16:29:07 / October 30, 2020 @ 4:29 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.78 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -179.866° West, 50.9491° North, depth 25.78 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000c823. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000c823. The temblor was reported at 16:29:07 / 4:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days two hundred and three 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.
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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. 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: 247 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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