A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 45 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (28 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.84 km (32 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/20 / 2020-11-30 17:00:07 / November 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm. The temblor was picked up at 17:00:07 / 5:00 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000cl7q. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cl7q. Exact location of event, depth 50.84 km, -168.2353° West, 52.7904° North.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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