A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 195 km SSE of Attu Station, Alaska (121 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 173.8726° East, 51.1412° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 21:12:44 / September 6, 2020 @ 9:12 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020bhsxjgb, us7000bl6l. Id of event: us7000bl6l. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:12:44 / 9:12 pm (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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 195 km SSE of Attu Station, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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