A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (82 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:50:06 / 6:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7234 West, latitude 54.2357 North, depth = 23.91 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.91 km (15 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 06:50:06 / October 24, 2020 @ 6:50 am. Id of earthquake: us6000cchl. Event ids that are associated: us6000cchl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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