A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 102 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). Event id: us6000c9qc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c9qc. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:00:38 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:00 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.47 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 00:00:38 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6319 West, latitude 54.5626 North, depth = 37.47 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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