A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 77 km S of Perryville, Alaska (48 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: ak0209gsz8kx. Event ids that are associated: us6000b389, ak0209gsz8kx. Exact location of event, depth 32.8 km, -159.233° West, 55.2173° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 07:17:31 / July 24, 2020 @ 7:17 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.8 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 07:17:31 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days seventy-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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. 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: 77 km S of Perryville, Alaska.
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