A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 68 km SE of Perryville, Alaska (42 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/09/20 / 2020-09-28 06:32:15 / September 28, 2020 @ 6:32 am. Event id: us6000c22b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c22b, ak020chxxvsr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 06:32:15 / 6:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -158.3282° West, latitude 55.5103° North, depth = 38.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 38.9 km (24 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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