A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 86 km SSW of Akhiok, Alaska (53 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:17:58 / 9:17 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 27.1 km (17 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/10/20 / 2020-10-17 09:17:58 / October 17, 2020 @ 9:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -154.6522 West, latitude 56.2158 North, depth = 27.1 km. Event id: ak020ddeuntl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ddeuntl. 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-five 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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