A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 69 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:51:49 / 7:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.57 km (16 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -179.9769° West, 50.9641° North, depth 25.57 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007gb8. Unique identifier: us60007gb8. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 07:51:49 / January 26, 2020 @ 7:51 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 69 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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