A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 10:58:13 / October 23, 2020 @ 10:58 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5742° West, 54.5281° North, depth 26.24 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.24 km (16 miles). Unique identifier: us6000cbz4. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cbz4. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:58:13 / 10:58 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-two 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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