A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 136 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (85 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5391 West, latitude 54.2461 North, depth = 21.35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 07:21:21 / October 23, 2020 @ 7:21 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.35 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 07:21:21 / 7:21 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000cbxg. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cbxg.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 136 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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