A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (53 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 01:07:43 / October 2, 2020 @ 1:07 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -174.793° West, 51.5057° North. Id of earthquake: us6000c6pb. Event ids that are associated: us6000c6pb. The temblor was picked up at 01:07:43 / 1:07 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-two 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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