A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 189 km ESE of Chiniak, Alaska (117 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bqqb. Unique identifier: us7000bqqb. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/09/20 / 2020-09-21 10:30:02 / September 21, 2020 @ 10:30 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.16 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -149.3459° West, 56.9976° North, depth 18.16 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:30:02 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 189 km ESE of Chiniak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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