A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 121 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 04:42:19 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:42:19 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:42 am. Exact location, longitude -159.7591° West, latitude 54.331° North, depth = 26.36 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.36 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c9uv. Id of event: us6000c9uv.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and ten, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 121 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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