A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 64 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (40 miles). Unique identifier: us70007pex. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007pex. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:07:39 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 14:07:39 / February 13, 2020 @ 2:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.83 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 50.83 km, 177.275° East, 51.5569° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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