A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 59 km S of False Pass, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.4527 West, latitude 54.3135 North, depth = 70.19 km. The temblor was reported at 03:02:03 / 3:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 70.19 km (44 miles). Global time and date of event 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 14:02:03 / May 9, 2020 @ 2:02 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009dbw. Unique identifier: us70009dbw.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 59 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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