A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 61 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (38 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b4hr. Unique identifier: us6000b4hr. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 21:35:54 / July 26, 2020 @ 9:35 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -160.2162° West, 54.8117° North, depth 35 km. The temblor was reported at 21:35:54 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seventy-six, in the past 30 days seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three 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. 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: 61 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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