A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 102 km S of McCarthy, Alaska (63 miles). Exact location, longitude -142.8027° West, latitude 60.5186° North, depth = 0 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 23:10:50 / August 9, 2020 @ 11:10 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak020a7j29k7. Ids that are associated to the event: at00qetke5, ak020a7j29k7. The temblor was reported at 23:10:50 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near McCarthy in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 102 km S of McCarthy, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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