A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 218 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (135 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/02/21 / 2021-02-02 10:16:44 / February 2, 2021 @ 10:16 am. Exact location of event, depth 20.92 km, -169.9913° West, 51.1025° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.92 km (13 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0211iqsbzq, us6000dfzj. Id of event: us6000dfzj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:16:44 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 218 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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