A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 81 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (50 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 15.18 km, -159.8929° West, 54.6887° North. Id of earthquake: us6000c9t8. Event ids that are associated: us6000c9t8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:57:50 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:57 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.18 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 02:57:50 / 2:57 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days sixty and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 81 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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