A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 131 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (81 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us7000cczf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020eh9v7t1, us7000cczf. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 136.85 km (85 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:45:08 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 136.85 km, -172.3767° West, 52.5728° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 19:45:08 / November 10, 2020 @ 7:45 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-nine 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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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: 131 km ENE of Atka, Alaska.
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