A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (63 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/11/20 / 2020-11-28 17:07:57 / November 28, 2020 @ 5:07 pm. Unique identifier: us7000ckni. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ckni. The temblor was reported at 17:07:57 / 5:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.4933 West, latitude 52.1075 North, depth = 37.44 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.44 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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