A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 103 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (64 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 06:53:53 / July 22, 2020 @ 6:53 am. Exact location of event, depth 29 km, -158.3232° West, 55.105° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aswg, ak0209dhivdi. Id of event: ak0209dhivdi. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:53:53 / 6:53 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 103 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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