A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 58 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (36 miles). Unique identifier: us6000b35f. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b35f. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 03:12:57 / July 24, 2020 @ 3:12 am. The temblor was reported at 03:12:57 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.23 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -159.622 West, latitude 55.1761 North, depth = 48.23 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 thirteen 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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