A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 108 km S of McCarthy, Alaska (67 miles) on Sunday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:19:47 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 05:19:47 / August 9, 2020 @ 5:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -143.071 West, latitude 60.464 North, depth = 29 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qes6sz. Id of event: at00qes6sz. A tsunami warning has been issued near McCarthy in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29 km (18 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 108 km S of McCarthy, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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