A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 40 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (25 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -168.3519° West, 52.7451° North. The temblor was reported at 23:35:22 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak020fg2h4qv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fg2h4qv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 23:35:22 / December 1, 2020 @ 11:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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