A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 179 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (111 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020fcmrq43, us7000ckx0. Unique identifier: us7000ckx0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/11/20 / 2020-11-29 15:57:39 / November 29, 2020 @ 3:57 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:57:39 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.936° West, 51.1477° North, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 179 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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