A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 37 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (23 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 21:25:15 / December 1, 2020 @ 9:25 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us7000cltk. Event ids that are associated: us7000cltk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -168.3833° West, latitude 52.7613° North, depth = 37.47 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:25:15 / 9:25 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.47 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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