A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000c9q4. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgyecox, us6000c9q4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:41:03 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:41 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.84 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -159.6266° West, latitude 54.4693° North, depth = 31.84 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:41:03 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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