A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (40 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 02:39:21 / January 27, 2020 @ 2:39 am UTC/GMT. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:39:21 / 2:39 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70007k1d. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007k1d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.98 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.9942 West, latitude 51.0672 North, depth = 34.98 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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