A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 180 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (112 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -171.0753° West, 52.0425° North, depth 47.72 km. The temblor was reported at 19:48:17 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 19:48:17 / November 25, 2020 @ 7:48 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cjmp. Unique identifier: us7000cjmp. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47.72 km (30 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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: 180 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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