A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 127 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (79 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000at2c. Event ids that are associated: us7000at2c. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 22.35 km, -158.3679° West, 54.8506° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 12:33:37 / July 22, 2020 @ 12:33 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.35 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:33:37 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 127 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska.
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