A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 106 km W of Gustavus, Alaska (66 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -137.5544 West, latitude 58.4548 North, depth = 2 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0205057bx, at00q3ig81. Unique identifier: ak0205057bx. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 03/01/20 / 2020-01-03 02:57:35 / January 3, 2020 @ 2:57 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 17:57:35 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Gustavus in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 106 km W of Gustavus, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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