A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 66 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (41 miles). Global time and date of event 17/09/20 / 2020-09-17 07:51:39 / September 17, 2020 @ 7:51 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.6827 West, latitude 54.7524 North, depth = 13.2 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: ak020bzrqmoq. Event ids that are associated: ak020bzrqmoq. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:51:39 / 7:51 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 66 km S of Sand Point, Alaska.
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