A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (59 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude -159.7219° West, latitude 54.6094° North, depth = 29.37 km. Id of earthquake: us6000c9ml. Event ids that are associated: ak020dgxmlpv, us6000c9ml. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.37 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:11:11 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:11 pm. The temblor was detected at 22:11:11 / 10:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 95 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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