A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 133 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (83 miles) on Monday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:17:06 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000c9py. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c9py. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:17:06 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:17 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.8387 West, latitude 54.1964 North, depth = 16.02 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.02 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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 twenty-six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-three 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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