A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (69 miles) on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/11/20 / 2020-11-17 07:46:57 / November 17, 2020 @ 7:46 am. Exact location of event, longitude -167.3161 West, latitude 52.5839 North, depth = 42.66 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 42.66 km (27 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:46:57 / 7:46 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cg1d. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cg1d.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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