A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 37 km N of Valdez, Alaska (23 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 15:10:08 / September 13, 2020 @ 3:10 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak020bta3ut8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020bta3ut8, at00qglrgx. Exact location of earthquake, -146.4255° West, 61.4693° North, depth 22.3 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:10:08 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.3 km (14 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Valdez in Alaska (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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