A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 26 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (16 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.56 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 04:59:11 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 30/11/20 / 2020-11-30 04:59:11 / November 30, 2020 @ 4:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -168.4658 West, latitude 52.9138 North, depth = 48.56 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cl2f. Id of event: us7000cl2f.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 26 km E of Nikolski, Alaska.
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