A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 144 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (89 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.5134° West, latitude 54.1686° North, depth = 26.4 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.4 km (16 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:34:12 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:34 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:34:12 / 12:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di87ckt. Unique identifier: ak020di87ckt.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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