A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/20 / 2020-09-24 19:23:19 / September 24, 2020 @ 7:23 pm. The temblor was picked up at 19:23:19 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 177.8149° East, 51.4322° North, depth 46 km. Event id: ak020cbjh7sk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cbjh7sk.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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