A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 154 km SW of Yakutat, Alaska (96 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.1 km (2 miles). Event id: ak020adsxvrg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bdss, ak020adsxvrg. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 02:49:39 / August 13, 2020 @ 2:49 am UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:49:39 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -141.5385 West, latitude 58.5247 North, depth = 3.1 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 154 km SW of Yakutat, Alaska.
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