A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 112 km SE of King Cove, Alaska (70 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.2445 West, latitude 54.2637 North, depth = 24.44 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c5k4. Unique identifier: us6000c5k4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.44 km (15 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/10/20 / 2020-10-04 23:19:04 / October 4, 2020 @ 11:19 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:19:04 / 11:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 112 km SE of King Cove, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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