A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 47 km NE of Lake Minchumina, Alaska (29 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 08:52:11 / August 4, 2020 @ 8:52 am. Exact location, longitude -151.5632° West, latitude 64.1544° North, depth = 8.2 km. Unique identifier: us6000b92n. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b92n. The temblor was picked up at 08:52:11 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen 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. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 47 km NE of Lake Minchumina, Alaska.
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