A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 74 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (46 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.52 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.997 East, latitude 50.8989 North, depth = 25.52 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007gb3. Id of event: us60007gb3. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:39:32 / 7:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 07:39:32 / January 26, 2020 @ 7:39 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 74 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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