A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 175 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (109 miles). Exact location of event, depth 41.2 km, -171.0083° West, 52.0574° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 09:33:11 / December 7, 2020 @ 9:33 am. Event id: us7000cpuv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpuv. The temblor was reported at 09:33:11 / 9:33 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.2 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one 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 quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 175 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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