A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 00:39:22 / October 23, 2020 @ 12:39 am. The temblor was reported at 00:39:22 / 12:39 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000cbud. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cbud. 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 21.15 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 21.15 km, -159.8298° West, 54.3932° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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