A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (33 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.08 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000b5yx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b5yx. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 08:47:40 / July 29, 2020 @ 8:47 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -160.2484° West, latitude 54.8794° North, depth = 33.08 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:47:40 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ninety-six, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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