A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 179 km W of Attu Station, Alaska (111 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 170.5201° East, 52.8854° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/20 / 2020-11-28 12:16:55 / November 28, 2020 @ 12:16 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:16:55 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000cm5x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cm5x.
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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 179 km W of Attu Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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