A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 48 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (30 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -168.1873 West, latitude 52.7891 North, depth = 35.16 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:22:31 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 05:22:31 / January 9, 2021 @ 5:22 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.16 km (22 miles). Event id: us6000d6ye. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d6ye. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every 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 one, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 48 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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