A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 29 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (18 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:25:30 / 10:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 45.82 km (28 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -168.4249° West, latitude 52.9817° North, depth = 45.82 km. Id of earthquake: us7000cq7f. Event ids that are associated: us7000cq7f. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 10:25:30 / December 11, 2020 @ 10:25 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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