A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 12:32:41 / October 21, 2020 @ 12:32 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:32:41 / 12:32 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000cam4. Event ids that are associated: us6000cam4. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.43 km (16 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.6943° West, latitude 54.5073° North, depth = 26.43 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days ninety-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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