A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.8003 West, latitude 54.2883 North, depth = 28.99 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c9rt. Unique identifier: us6000c9rt. 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 01:33:38 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:33 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:33:38 / 1:33 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.99 km (18 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-three, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days fifty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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