A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (42 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us60007cxd. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02010nk6ts, us60007cxd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 04:35:53 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.47 km (10 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/20 / 2020-01-22 16:35:53 / January 22, 2020 @ 4:35 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.8411 West, latitude 50.8532 North, depth = 15.47 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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