A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 100 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:33:51 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6697 West, latitude 54.5676 North, depth = 23.63 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.63 km (15 miles). Global time and date of event 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 00:33:51 / October 21, 2020 @ 12:33 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020djvqkcb, us6000cag0. Unique identifier: us6000cag0.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days eighty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days four hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 100 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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