A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 130 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c9yt. Unique identifier: us6000c9yt. Exact location of event, longitude -159.6755 West, latitude 54.2673 North, depth = 19.9 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:51:42 / 9:51 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 09:51:42 / October 20, 2020 @ 9:51 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.9 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-three, in the last 10 days sixty-three, in the past 30 days seventy-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 130 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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