A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 179 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (111 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/10/20 / 2020-10-06 04:19:07 / October 6, 2020 @ 4:19 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000c63a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cv4z0hy, us6000c63a. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.83 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 04:19:07 / 4:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -173.1771° West, 50.7102° North, depth 20.83 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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