A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 36 km E of Nelson Lagoon, Alaska (22 miles) on Monday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:57:33 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/11/20 / 2020-11-30 00:57:33 / November 30, 2020 @ 12:57 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 141.89 km (88 miles). Exact location of event, depth 141.89 km, -160.6289° West, 55.9891° North. Unique identifier: us7000cl0y. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cl0y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 36 km E of Nelson Lagoon, Alaska.
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