A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 245 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska (152 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:43:33 / 1:43 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/20 / 2020-09-08 13:43:33 / September 8, 2020 @ 1:43 pm. Event id: us7000bjqz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bjqz. Exact location of event, depth 91.58 km, 176.4131° East, 51.8728° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 91.58 km (57 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 245 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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