A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 82 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (51 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 01:03:23 / July 29, 2020 @ 1:03 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 40.11 km (25 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:03:23 / 1:03 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000b5s3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b5s3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -161.0329 West, latitude 54.6631 North, depth = 40.11 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 82 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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