A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 47 km NE of Akutan, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -165.3289 West, latitude 54.4653 North, depth = 108.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: ak020e8y89go. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020e8y89go. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 108.6 km (67 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/20 / 2020-11-05 16:17:44 / November 5, 2020 @ 4:17 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:17:44 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 47 km NE of Akutan, Alaska.
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